Amid Kabul crisis, Biden scraps video conference with governors

In addition to disrupting the long-planned Oval Office meeting with Israel’s new prime minister, the crisis in Kabul prompts cancellation of a scheduled video conference between US President Joe Biden and state governors, who are set to house Afghan refugees from the massive US airlift.

The daily briefing by Biden’s press secretary, Jen Psaki, is also delayed, as the White House scrambles to cope with the emergency.

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