NATO Secretary General Briefing on Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg spoke with reporters about the organization’s decision to end the military operation in Afghanistan. The secretary… read more

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg spoke with reporters about the organization’s decision to end the military operation in Afghanistan. The secretary general blamed the Afghan leadership for failing to stop the Taliban from taking control of the country and expressed “surprise” at the speed of the collapse. He also discussed NATO’s current mission of evacuating troops and civilians connected with NATO from Afghanistan safely. close

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NATO Secretary General Briefing on Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan

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Program ID:
514137-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
First Aired:
Aug 17, 2021 | 1:49pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Aug 18, 2021 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Aug 17, 2021 | 4:02pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 17, 2021 | 4:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2021 | 7:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2021 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 18, 2021 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 18, 2021 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO

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