Rep. Adam Kinzinger on conflict in Afghanistan: ‘This was an entirely avoidable debacle’

Chicago's Afternoon News

Smoke rises after fighting between the Taliban and Afghan security personnel, in Kandahar, southwest of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Sidiqullah Khan)

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain why the current conflict in Afghanistan where 3,000 U.S. troops have been deployed to facilitate the withdrawal of civilian staff from the U.S. Embassy was avoidable, and what can be done to stabilize that region.

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