Afghan debacle has a familiar look to it
Is it the desperate flight from Saigon 1975, or is it the hostage-taking in Tehran 1979?
It’s both. America has been humiliated by the scenes of escape from Afghanistan, just like Vietnam. And now we have what looks like a hostage situation.
Make no mistake, the Taliban are holding Americans hostage.
They decide who gets out of Kabul, and at what price? Biden now has to negotiate with the enemy, and because of the botched withdrawal, he’s playing a weak hand.
Our troops control the airport, but the Taliban control who is allowed to get there. They can spin this thing out. The Mullahs humiliated President Carter, keeping their American hostages for 444 days. The Taliban can do exactly the same thing in Kabul.
They know Biden is desperate to get out. They’ll put a price on that desperation. This is a mess of the president’s own making.
The intelligence agencies and the military advised him against a rapid withdrawal. They were overruled, and the Taliban are now the hostage-takers, and Joe Biden is the Jimmy Carter of the 2020s.
It is humiliating we now depend on them for the safety of our citizens and allies.
One last point: Some of you will remember the end of the Tehran hostage crisis Jan. 20, 1981. Just as Ronald Reagan took the oath of office, the hostages flew home.
The Mullahs had played with Carter, but they knew they couldn’t get away with it when “The Gipper” was the president.
Many questions about Afghanistan
An Afghanistan investigation is needed. So many questions need to be answered by the frail, feeble and incompetent Biden.
What planning, if any, did his administration do before pulling out of Afghanistan?
Why was he on vacation at an empty table in Camp David? Couldn’t he do a press conference there? I guess he returned to the White House to make himself look good.
Why are the intelligence people telling the GOP senators, who want to help this administration, to fill out a form on their website?
Where are Kamala Harris and Jean Psaki? Why did we leave so quickly without retrieving our Black Hawk helicopters, ammunition etc.?
What agenda did he have when he was inaugurated besides unraveling our forever working President Trump’s accomplishments?
Biden no longer, if ever, deserves the honorable title of “president.”
Biden’s forty year political career has hit at an all-time low and has put many people in harm’s way once again.
Biden and his administration need to be thoroughly investigated and vetted. They are highly paid inept public employees that are clearly over their heads in the positions they hold.
Safety and respect needs to return back to the United States and to the American people. God Bless us All. Thank you for that, our Commander in Cheat.
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