24 septembrie 2022

US scratches off Afghanistan from allies list


Joe Biden has revoked the country’s ‘major non-NATO ally’ status following the Taliban’s takeover in 2021The US has ended Afghanistan’s status as ‘major non-NATO ally’, President Joe Biden announced on Friday. The move comes one year after America’s botched military withdrawal from the country, as the Taliban overthrew the Western-backed government in Kabul. “ I hereby terminate the designation of Afghanistan as a Major Non-NATO Ally of the United States for the purposes of the [Foreign [...]