Reuters.com | U.S. President Joe Biden and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani spoke by phone on July 23,2021. Here are some disturbing excerpts of that call from Reuters. Also, an interesting discusison on the whole Afganistan debacle on the Jocko Willink podcast.
President Biden: and there's a need, whether it is true or not, there is a need to project a different picture
President Ghani: Mr. President, we are facing a full-scale invasion, composed of Taliban, full Pakistani planning and logistical support, and at least 10-15,000 international terrorists, predominantly Pakistanis thrown into this, so that dimension needs to be taken account of.