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Sen. Graham Says Biden Must Be Impeached If He Cannot Get Americans And Afghan Allies Out Of Kabul


U. S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said Friday that if President Joe Biden fails to evacuate every American citizen who wants to leave Afghanistan from the country, or if he leaves behind the thousands of Afghans who assisted U.S. forces for decades and are now being hunted down by the Taliban, he should be impeached by the United States Congress.

“The French and the British are willing to send their forces inside of Afghanistan to extract the people who helped them and their citizens. We’re duty-bound to get every American citizen out. We’re honor-bound to get those Afghans who fought along our side out,” Graham said on “Fox & Friends” Friday morning.

“If we leave any Americans behind, if we leave thousands of those Afghans who fought along our side behind, bravely, Joe Biden deserves to be impeached for a high crime and misdemeanor of dereliction of duty,” he continued.

“If we leave one American behind, if we don’t get all those Afghans who stepped up to the plate and helped us out, then Joe Biden in my view has committed a high crime and misdemeanor under the Constitution and should be impeached,” he emphasized.

Tens of thousands of U. S. citizens, residents, their families, and even more Afghans who helped the United States in the decades-long war against the Taliban were trapped in Afghanistan when the Islamist militants caught the Biden administration by surprise and seized the capital city Kabul on Sunday. U.S. forces had been in the middle of withdrawing from the country on Biden’s orders, with full withdrawal expected to be completed by Aug. 31.

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