Green ribbons show support for Americans and Afghans promised safe passage, but left behind by US govt

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa), a veteran of the Global War on Terrorism, spoke on the Senate floor to raise awareness for the hundreds of American citizens, Green Card holders, and SIV-eligible Afghans that remain left behind enemy lines following the Biden administration’s disastrous exit from Afghanistan. Ernst encouraged all Iowans, and Americans, to wear … Continue reading Green ribbons show support for Americans and Afghans promised safe passage, but left behind by US govt

Biden admin wildly undercounts number of Americans trapped in Afghanistan

In September, the Biden Administration told Americans that about 100 citizens were left in Afghanistan. Last week, the State Department said the number was actually 363. This weej, the Pentagon says that number is actually 450! Of the nearly 450 Americans, the Administration has confirmed that 196 want to escape – a number that is … Continue reading Biden admin wildly undercounts number of Americans trapped in Afghanistan

Congress must demand Biden turn over list of weapons he gave to Taliban

The amendment would direct the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) to investigate the withdrawal of U.S. and allied forces from Afghanistan with an emphasis on understanding what military equipment was left behind in Afghanistan, whether the Taliban have control of that equipment, and whether it is being moved or sold to third parties.