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The Times view on America’s global standing: Biden and the World

There are continuities in Mr Biden’s policy with that of the Trump administration, which negotiated a deal with the Taliban last year. But that agreement required the Taliban to engage in negotiation, cease attacks on US troops and cut links with al-Qaeda. Mr Biden requires them to do nothing; the withdrawal is unconditional.

Joe Biden’s Afghanistan Debacle

Joe Biden has been wrong about most major foreign-policy questions all of his adult life, but — as a long-time senator and then vice president — didn’t have much power to do anything about it.

Nancy Pelosi on Afghan Women

Mrs. Pelosi is so used to giving political lectures she doesn’t seem to realize she is detached from reality.