Biden says US evacuation will continue

Among his remarks, US President Joe Biden says the United States will not be deterred from its mission to evacuate thousands of civilians from Afghanistan despite the deadly suicide attack on Kabul airport.

“We will not be deterred by terrorists. We will not let them stop our mission. We will continue the evacuation,” Biden says.

He also confirms that the attack was carried out by Islamic State’s Afghanistan affiliate, known as ISIS-K.

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