President Biden addresses the nation after Afghanistan falls to Taliban — 8/16/21

President Joe Biden addresses the nation after Taliban fighters take over Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, and refugees attempt to flee the war-torn country.

Since President Joe Biden’s April decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan before Sept. 11, the Taliban have made stunning battlefield advances with now the entirety of the nation of 38 million people under their control.

The rapid disintegration of Afghan security forces and the country’s government have shocked the world and led many to question how a collapse could happen so quickly after two decades of American nation-building and training efforts.

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President Biden addresses the nation after Afghanistan falls to Taliban — 8/16/21

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TimeBucks
TimeBucks:
This is a very sad situation
Asmodi
Asmodi:
"Taliban doesn't have an Airforce" they do now, after they seized US helicopters and Drones..
1911
1911:
I’ve seen a lot more attention on Trump in the media now that Biden’s failure is starting to show
Harry S Plinkett
Harry S Plinkett:
Buzzfeed soon: 10 reasons why the Taliban is actually good for Afghanistan
Bot Boy1197
Bot Boy1197:
Finally a news source has some backbone and keeps the ratings/comments on
Jason
Jason:
Can we just take a moment to appreciate that CNBC left the comment section open for discussion
Shane Miller
Shane Miller:
Leaving Afghanistan was a great idea, but how we left was badly executed.
Rishabh Sharma
Rishabh Sharma:
frankly speaking, Biden doesn't have that leader personality
kolim jone
kolim jone:
O’Biden: “ We now await word from the Taliban on the safety of our people in Afghanistan” . Great job Joe.
Ronbo710
Ronbo710:
“The Party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.”

― George Orwell, 1984
BlaCK MaGe
BlaCK MaGe:
this speech needs Oblivion soundtrack
Chris Erwin
Chris Erwin:
Biden - We’re Pulling out!
Also Biden- I’m deploying 6,000 troops.
Jayden S
Jayden S:
Don’t underestimate the taliban! They’re stronger than we think and are getting smarter I think they have some people that originated in the US on there side which would really help in terms of intel and how to use things
Jeff Jenkins
Jeff Jenkins:
Demand Cognitive test in public, no ear piece, no cue cards or teleprompter to give him the answers.
Oscillovision
Oscillovision:
“The taliban doesn’t *have* an Air Force!”
-Joe Biden

They do now! 😂
Lord haw-haw
Lord haw-haw:
This video is brought to you by the brave mujahideen of Afghanistan.
vcpcorp
vcpcorp:
The old line "I've worked on this issue as long as anyone" that's his problem..correction ' Our problem '
Tony Sproule
Tony Sproule:
Saigon all over again, they waited for this weakness to take office, the fuse has been lit..
Natalie Stillion Grable
Natalie Stillion Grable:
He’s so clueless
A A
A A:
USA: we trained 300,000 & equipped them incredibly.
Taliban: Thank you for your cooperation.
Rocky Milano
Rocky Milano:
He's clearly been hanging out in the sun. Without that tan he would look ready to visit a NYC old folks home
Cali Hayden
Cali Hayden:
I'm curious what everyone who voted for this man is thinking right now. He shouldn't be president, he needs help and in not being rude but serious. It's truly sad.
chriscm1
chriscm1:
there’s no way this guy actually won, he if the most clueless guy ever
Danny Rivers
Danny Rivers:
There's never a good time to lose. There's a difference between leaving and losing. You literally lost the war in Afghanistan with whatever the hell you just did single handedly
JAO
JAO:
Sorry to the families of soldiers who died in Afghanistan.
BlackDalhia7
BlackDalhia7:
Democrats show their true faces.
Daniel Neri
Daniel Neri:
He keeps arguing for a withdrawal which nobody is against. Save your breath, Joe. It’s the chaotic and bloody exit and backstabbing of our allies that you presided over. You’re strawmaning.
Bryant Lucas
Bryant Lucas:
Bitcoin is the beginning of something great a currency without a government,something necessary and imperative.
Suncoast Industries
Suncoast Industries:
I call this the" run screaming" exit strategy
Jon R
Jon R:
Joe Biden: The Taliban does not have an Air Force.
Taliban: Thanks for donating us an Air Force Joe.
Draken
Draken:
The service man who fought and lost their lives was just a game
Clodh
Clodh:
"I AM ALTERING THE DEAL, PRAY I DON'T ALTER IT ANY FURTHER."
Biden
Shishmaref
Shishmaref:
Hey is he reading the same speech as he did the other day? This is ground hog day all over again!
Se donde vives
Se donde vives:
Watching the marines flee like cowards from a group of savages clad in sandals and rusty Kalashnikovs, I can't imagine them facing off against the Chinese. A sad message has been received by the allied countries of the United States.
Jodie Stone
Jodie Stone:
Can’t wait to see you sit down with the Taliban and talk to them about “humanitarian rights”.
Kathleen Breon
Kathleen Breon:
Your speech is soooooo monalogue right now, I'm going to watch this speech to help me get to sleep at night.
And I have had trouble sleeping lately. Thanks to you, I'll get the best sleep ever. Thank you, Mr. President!
hamsterpaj111
hamsterpaj111:
I appriciate the "how many foreign lives does it take." The situation there is very sad to see
sulaiman akhleken
sulaiman akhleken:
when you realize that replacing the fish with octupus was a mistake😂
Jeremy Allen
Jeremy Allen:
Yeesh, you can practically smell the desperation as Sleepy Joe tries to cover his ass
Vicky Thakur
Vicky Thakur:
Biden :- we never aimed for democracy and nation building
Taliban :- same
Noobly Sm
Noobly Sm:
Wow he did it without his reading glasses!! Good job biden
Jimmy Cline
Jimmy Cline:
I knew as long as our troops were fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan, the United States was a lot safer! How are we going stop terrorists attacks with our loose borders! This guy is letting all this happen! 😔
Nick Arnold
Nick Arnold:
Can't wait till the part where he turns his back and walks out with no questions
Peter Todorov
Peter Todorov:
Donald Trump : 2016 "Make America Great Again"
Joe Talibiden :2021 "Make Taliban Great Again"
Jacob and Amelia Long
Jacob and Amelia Long:
Billions wasted and Hey while we are at it let’s give them military equipment!
Kevin Funk
Kevin Funk:
Biden reading from the teleprompter is reminiscent of my father falling asleep while trying to read to me as a child.
Scott R
Scott R:
"If booty clapping is wrong, I don't want to be right" - Mohandas K. Gandhi
Leonardo Bigollo
Leonardo Bigollo:
4:20
"Spring fighting season..."
"Umm, Mr.Biden? It's almost autumn"
Backyard Full of Smoke
Backyard Full of Smoke:
I don’t believe one word that comes out of this guys mouth. He’s corrupt to his core. What a shame. He could have retired in a peaceful existence and be bouncing his grand children on his knee. But now that’s gone for him. He will go down as a total failure. 78 years old. And this is what he’ll be remembered for. Total Failure!
634 rjui34
634 rjui34:
"It was never about democracy and nation-building." 20 years later, they admit it...
junaid ali
junaid ali:
Biden is a legend , a very positive leader with high qualities of denials hahhahhaha
Jeffrey Ostler
Jeffrey Ostler:
13:12 he corrects himself reading the teleprompter. This is the most human post of the speech. The rest of the video is him looking over the camerasman's right shoulder. Nonstop.
John lp
John lp:
Joe I know someone who should have pulled out 70 something years ago. It's the way you did it man not what you did. Gonna be a long 3 more years.
Phil woodby
Phil woodby:
As always at the end of the speech is falling apart
keep typing
keep typing:
I have a whole new respect for Trump
Maxine Waterhead
Maxine Waterhead:
>arrives 30 minutes late to his own presser
>stubbles with the help of a teleprompter
>refuses to elaborate
>leaves
Michael Shumway
Michael Shumway:
Putin will tear us apart now a round of applause
Rachel Felipe
Rachel Felipe:
" we gave them every tool they would need"
- you sure did, great job!
Doug's Trucking
Doug's Trucking:
Holy cow how long is it going to take for our so-called leader to come out and give his speech
james cody
james cody:
the fact that in the first 3 minutes he says he doesn’t want to help afghanistan and it’s people build as a nation
I.F. Horus
I.F. Horus:
Biden's idea of a smooth exit: Taco Bell and a chocolate Ex-Lax, wearing a Depend.
Logic Rush
Logic Rush:
"Oof" is all i gotta say.
handy hand
handy hand:
When you realize taliban can used social media platform but Trump was banned in those platform
Sympathy2D
Sympathy2D:
Let me help you to save your time.
Biden: Orange man is at fault, I as a sitting president had no power in this one specific thing while I could do something.
Drater
Drater:
Tf joe Biden talking ab the “tollybon” it’s the taliban tf
I scream fitness Dont tjek out muh Channel son
I scream fitness Dont tjek out muh Channel son:
It happend so fast even Biden Can still Remember it
vani vinayak
vani vinayak:
The U.S has left behind so much of highly sophisticated weapons , aircrafts and helicopters, that no other , group , nation can dare interfer6in Afghanistan to establish order in Afghanistan.
the world is not enough
the world is not enough:
His greatest moment yet.
twitch.slouchypuckle stream chronicles
twitch.slouchypuckle stream chronicles:
Remember the ad that said:
"Joe biden will always be your friend".
sjow
sjow:
They didnt believe there could be a good end to this so they didnt even try!
Ann-Yeawon Lee
Ann-Yeawon Lee:
GET HIM OUT!!!!
Kozuu
Kozuu:
As much as Biden wants to toot his own horn and politics aside, this could have been handled 1000% better. Evacuations should have come before our withdrawal, we still have US citizens trying to leave as he gives his speech. Biden failed on every level.
Forrest Patterson
Forrest Patterson:
Meanwhile the Taliban watching this: woohoo our hero!!!! I love this guy
Robert smith
Robert smith:
Walks off pretty damn fast don’t he!!!!
Mya Conway
Mya Conway:
I stopped listening when he said "We can't fight for someone who can't fight for themselves." WE got involved at a nation, now Taliban is big and bad so "It's not our problem anymore? REALLY Biden?
Anthony Williams
Anthony Williams:
So glad I stayed out of politics 🙌 going back to caring about my life now 🥰
Biff Johnson
Biff Johnson:
O’Biden: “ We now await word from the Taliban on the safety of our people in Afghanistan” . Great job Joe.
Chauncy
Chauncy:
I dont care why we pulled out it's how you did it! How hard is that to understand
xhead 72
xhead 72:
If only we had a "Fighting Season" during the Revolutionary War!
Yatokun
Yatokun:
Lmao! Biden thought bubble: " Plausible deniability, not plausible accountability!"
Taleebawn!
John B
John B:
Female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home, with work only allowed for those who cannot be replaced by men, the interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital said Sunday, detailing the latest restrictions on women by the new Taliban rulers.

The decision to prevent most female city workers from returning to their jobs is another sign that the Taliban, who overran Kabul last month, are enforcing their harsh interpretation of Islam despite initial promises by some that they would be tolerant and inclusive. In their previous rule in the 1990s, the Taliban had barred girls and women from schools, jobs and public life.
Kevin Funk
Kevin Funk:
Reminds me of a kid reading something from the text book for the first time to the class... 12:34
GreenBalaclavaMan
GreenBalaclavaMan:
"wHaT dO yOu MaKe oF tHe PeOpLe cLiNgInG tO tHe AiRcRaFt!?" Modern journalism folks.
RJ Lee
RJ Lee:
The best plan we ever did with all contingencies!
Mister HH
Mister HH:
Thanks for the refugees Joe! Demented grandpa.
T. Harjo
T. Harjo:
Never underestimate the power of Joe to F things up
Obama.
900JUIICE
900JUIICE:
kanye hasnt dropped donda & biden still hasnt made his way to the pedestal 😭
secular jazba
secular jazba:
If we seek for help even by God then first we have to help ourselves.
Mustafa Cee
Mustafa Cee:
yeah, the whole world is loving USA. Please come here, bring freedom to us
Eric Kovel
Eric Kovel:
Can I get a tax break for all the military equipment that was left and is now in possession of the taliban?
Cool As A Moose
Cool As A Moose:
Baseball had Shoeless Joe.

The U.S.A. now has Clueless Joe.
Bob
Bob:
The political and military advisors of Mr "the buck stops here" are focused with ensuring all government employees are fully trained in CRT, and don't have the incentive to be concerned with lesser matters, such as Afghanistan.
PUBG Gaming Yt
PUBG Gaming Yt:
It's well said that we can't fight for betterment when they(Afghans) don't want it on their own
Ladd Moravek
Ladd Moravek:
According to Politico, the former president (Barack Obama) said: "Don't underestimate Joe's ability to f... things up." The dems need to wake up and help get rid of Biden and Harris
Richard Godwin
Richard Godwin:
On the issue of Afghanistan Biden seems dazed and confused.
Danny Rivers
Danny Rivers:
I thought that buck was stopping with you but you just chucked it!
simon burgess
simon burgess:
someone is reading out his speech through an earpiece.
zib kabeer
zib kabeer:
i love how biden is the most voted for president ever and gets down voted into oblivion on yt by ratios.
John To
John To:
Sad for the fallen soldiers who gave their life 💔
Failure to comply :
Failure to comply ::
Work from home and enjoy that coffee Americans gonna be alright forever ❤️