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Afghanistan Withdrawal

The messy Afghanistan withdrawal is nowhere near the worst thing Biden has done. His economic and environmental policies and judicial appointments have far greater effect on our country that will leave lasting damage. Afghanistan withdrawal was necessary. Trump started it and Biden was right to finish it, even if he finished it later than he should have. It was wrong for us to continue to occupy another country long past the time we agreed to be out by.  The main thing Biden did wrong was not pulling all of our interpreters and other allies out before the troops, as well as not getting all of that expensive military equipment out before removing the troops. Now the nefarious Taliban is armed with some of the rarest and most expensive and high tech weaponry in the world, the likes of which only a handful of other countries besides us have. They will now most likely sell these weapons to our enemies. So that was a major mistake on Biden's part. However, pulling out of Afghanistan was