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Biden turns the page on 13 US soldiers killed in Afghanistan and it’s ‘unforgivable’: Hannity


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Sean Hannity criticized President Biden on Wednesday, saying he did not pay enough tribute to the 13 US service members killed in Afghanistan during the annual State of the Union address.

“[Biden] didn’t even bother to mention the 13 American soldiers who died as a result of its disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan, or the Americans who were trapped behind enemy lines,” the “Hannity” host said. . “Today, by the way, is day 200…Joe and the media haven’t just let them down — they’ve moved on and moved on. Pretty unforgivable.”

President Biden attends the dignified transfer of the remains of a fallen service member to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on August 29, 2021, one of 13 U.S. military members killed in Afghanistan.
(Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

On August 26, 2021, an Islamic State suicide bomber detonated an explosive at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, killing 13 US service members who were part of the evacuation effort and at least 170 Afghan civilians, according to the Pentagon. The Ministry of Defense added that the attack was “not preventable”.

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Biden turns the page on 13 US soldiers killed in Afghanistan and it’s ‘unforgivable’: Hannity

President Joe Biden with First Lady Jill Biden as they witness the dignified transfer of the remains of a fallen service member to Dover Air Force Base.
((Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

Biden responded to the attack by saying, “It was a tough day…Those American servicemen who gave their lives…were heroes.”

Biden has promised a settling of accounts for those responsible.

“To those who perpetrated this attack, and to anyone who wishes America ill, know this: we will not forgive,” he said. “We won’t forget.”

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Hannity was also taken aback by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s response to Biden discussing the dangers the US military faces in Iraq and Afghanistan. As Biden explained the toxic fumes and “burning pits” test, Pelosi raised both hands in fists, rubbed them together as he stood and smiled.

Biden turns the page on 13 US soldiers killed in Afghanistan and it’s ‘unforgivable’: Hannity

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Hannity couldn’t understand Pelosi’s “very cheery reaction to Biden’s comments about the Iraq war hotspots,” he said.

“Can someone explain this to me?”

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