How the Biden White House was caught off guard by Taliban’s rapid takeover in Afghanistan

How the Biden White House was caught off guard by Taliban’s rapid takeover in Afghanistan – CBS News

Watch CBSN Live


U.S. officials admit the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan happened much faster than anticipated. A new Politico report takes a closer look inside the days leading up to the collapse of Kabul and how calm turned to chaos inside the White House. Lara Seligman, a Pentagon reporter for Politico, co-authored that report and joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano with details.

View CBS News In

Be the first to know

Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.