• Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates Criticizes US Withdrawal From Afghanistan

    10 days ago - By Mediaite

    Appearing on CBS's 60 Minutes , former Defense Secretary Robert Gates slammed President Joe Biden over the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
    “It was really tough for a few days there. I actually wasn't feeling very well. And I realized it was because of what was happening in Kabul. And I was just so low about the way it had ended,” he said in a video excerpt tweeted by 60 Minutes on Thursday. “And I guess the other feeling that I had was that it probably did not need to have turned out that way.”
    Interviewer Anderson Cooper pointed out Biden's defense that, as Cooper put it, “any...
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