aug 12, 2021

WASHINGTON — American negotiators are trying to extract assurances from the Taliban that they will not attack the U.S. Embassy in Kabul if the extremist group takes over the country’s government and ever wants to receive foreign aid, three American officials said.

U.S. Asks Taliban to Spare Its Embassy in Coming Fight for Kabul - New York Times

Department Press Briefing - August 12, 2021 (Full State Dept. Briefing & Transcript)

DOD Deploys Forces to Protect Kabul Embassy Drawdown (U.S. Dept. of Defense Full Briefing)

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