US will hold Taliban, Afghan government accountable to counter-terrorism commitments: Biden

The United States will hold the Taliban and the Afghan government accountable to their commitments not to allow terrorists to threaten the United States or its allies from Afghan soil, US President Joe Biden has said.

In a letter to Congressional committee on Afghanistan released by the White House on Tuesday, Biden defended his decision to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan.

“We have long since accomplished the objectives that sent us to Afghanistan.  It has been 10...