16 august 2022

The price of defeat: The US fled Afghanistan exactly a year ago, but the real consequences are yet to come


A year ago, the US suffered its most dramatic military defeat of the 21st century, so farThe Americans were preparing to pull their troops out of Afghanistan for months, but the operation still turned out to be a disaster. Footage of young Afghans clinging to Lockheed C-5 Galaxy cargo planes at Kabul Airport went viral all over the world. And although it seems these images have vanished from mainstream discourse, the consequences of those events are yet to come. RT asked experts what President [...]