“Even a donkey never stumbles over the same stone twice, but then Joe Biden isn’t as smart as your average donkey.” – CB
‘Mr. Biden was asked in an interview last month whether his military advisers suggested that he keep a residual force in Afghanistan to avoid a total collapse. He told interviewer George Stephanopoulos “No. No one said that to me.”
Sen. James M. Inhofe of Oklahoma, the ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee, said Tuesday after the closed briefing that “we heard enough to know that there are inconsistencies between what the administration has said and the truth.”
According to the Washington Post, Gen. Miller warned against a total pullout and said the rapid collapse of the Afghan government would be the likeliest result.
The warning came “months before Biden unveiled his withdrawal decision,” the Post reported. Gen. Miller and Mr. Austin also warned Mr. Biden against withdrawal, the Post reported.’
Top U.S. general in Afghanistan contradicts Biden, told chain of command not to pull