Place

Biden's hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan is a terrible mistake

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

US Gen. Scott Miller, the the former top US commander in Afghanistan, waves upon his return, on July 14, 2021, at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland.
Alex Brandon/Pool/AFP/Getty Images
The US is withdrawing far too quickly from Afghanistan without any plan in place for peace.
Maintaining a small presence in the country is important for counter-terrorism operations.
Women and women's rights activists will be especially vulnerable now that the US has left.
This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of the author.
See more stories on Insider's business page .
Americans should...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Place      Business      Women      Places      Opinion      Politics      Military & Defense      Afganistan      Biden      US Troops      Military      Afghanistan withdrawal      Army      BI Commentary      Taliban      Womens right  


Granada's Alhambra

Granada's Alhambra

For me, one of the great joys of travel is having in-person encounters with great art and architecture - which I've collected in a book called Europe's Top 100 Masterpieces... Read more ...

Recipe: Making Alcapurrias at Home

Recipe: Making Alcapurrias at Home

Alcapurrias are a Puerto Rican fritter made with masa of yautía and green bananas and filled with savory meat. They are the perfect comfort food treat and much easier to make... Read more ...

Ask Amy: This woman's place is in the home - alone!

Dear Amy: I am a wife to a good husband who is 12 years older than I am. Read more ...

The GOP governor of Arkansas, where vaccines are lagging and COVID-19 is...

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson speaks at a news conference at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. AP Photo/Danny Johnston Arkansas is among... Read more ...

NASA's Mars helicopter nailed its 10th flight - double what engineers had...

The Ingenuity helicopter on Mars, sitting where the Perseverance rover dropped it, on April 5, 2021. NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA's Ingenuity helicopter completed its 10th flight on... Read more ...

After a Hillsong Church member who derided the vaccine online died of...

Brian Houston on the "TODAY" show. "TODAY" show A Hillsong Church member in his 30s died of COVID-19 this week after declining to get vaccinated. The man, who lived in... Read more ...

Robinhood CEO says the company is all-in on crypto and that users can expect...

Baiju Bhatt and Vlad Tenev cofounders and CEOs of Robinhood Robinhood Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev says the company is focused on expanding its crypto offerings. He said users can... Read more ...

Does Brad Keselowski Own One Single Suit Jacket? Jalopnik Investigates

Does Brad Keselowski Own One Single Suit Jacket? Jalopnik Investigates

NASCAR Cup Series driver Brad Keselowski has been a frequent feature of the motorsport news lately with his swap from Team Penske to a co-ownership and driver role at Roush... Read more ...

The best of the Greater Kruger outside the Sabi Sands

When people think of the Greater Kruger, instantly their mind rushes towards the Sabi Sands. And who could blame them? Filled with a copious amount of wildlife, the Sabi Sands... Read more ...

Robinhood promises to fix 'the issues' that outraged customers when it...

REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev acknowledged the company angered many customers after it blocked them from trading GameStop and other red-hot... Read more ...