Helping Afghan evacuees adjust after resettling in the U.S.

Helping Afghan evacuees adjust after resettling in the U.S.

Thousands of Afghans who helped the U.S. throughout the war in Afghanistan, along with their families, are now being resettled in America. Warrior Rising is an organization working to help them adjust to their new life and build a future.…

WorldView: U.S. faces backlash over new security alliance; China plans to join trade pact

WorldView: U.S. faces backlash over new security alliance; China plans to join trade pact

Many European allies are angry with Washington after it created an Indo-Pacific alliance with Australia and Britain designed to counter China’s growing military and economic influence. Meanwhile, China plans on joining a key Asia-Pacific trading pact that, if accepted, will…

CIA worried Al Qaeda will operate out of Afghanistan again in 1-2 years

CIA worried Al Qaeda will operate out of Afghanistan again in 1-2 years

CIA Deputy Director David Cohen said the pullout from Afghanistan has left the agency with very limited intelligence-gathering capabilities and he fears that Al Qaeda could reconstitute itself in as little as a year. CBS News intelligence and national security…

Blinken tells Senate that U.S. did everything it could ahead of Afghanistan withdrawal

Blinken tells Senate that U.S. did everything it could ahead of Afghanistan withdrawal

Secretary of State Antony Blinken testified Tuesday before Senate lawmakers, facing bipartisan frustration over how the Biden administration conducted the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports. Anthony Cordesman, emeritus chair in strategy at the Center for Strategic…

What to expect from Secretary of State Blinken's congressional testimony about Afghanistan

What to expect from Secretary of State Blinken’s congressional testimony about Afghanistan

Secretary of State Antony Blinken testifies on Capitol Hill this week about the U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan and the chaos that followed. Bradley Bowman, senior director of the Center On Military and Political Power at the Foundation For Defense…

Top lawmakers to get security briefing ahead of far-right rally at the Capitol

Top lawmakers to get security briefing ahead of far-right rally at the Capitol

The U.S. Capitol Police chief is briefing House and Senate leaders today, ahead of a rally planned for Saturday by far-right groups who say they want “justice” for people charged in connection with the January 6 Capitol riot. CBS News…

Michael Moore on Afghanistan: "I'm shocked that we got out of there with our lives"

Michael Moore on Afghanistan: “I’m shocked that we got out of there with our lives”

The Taliban announced they have established an interim government in Afghanistan exactly one week after U.S. troops left the country. It comes as America prepares to mark 20 years since the attacks on September 11, 2001. Academy Award-winning filmmaker and…

London Calling: Why the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan may have harmed foreign relations

London Calling: Why the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan may have harmed foreign relations

The Biden administration’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan has been met with criticism worldwide. In this week’s installment of “London Calling,” CBS News contributor Simon Bates explains why leaders in Europe may be looking to each other for stronger…

Special Report: Biden speaks about end of war in Afghanistan

Special Report: Biden speaks about end of war in Afghanistan

President Biden addressed the nation from the White House a day after the last U.S. troops withdrew from Afghanistan, and defended his administration’s handling of the situation. “After 20 years of war,” he said, “I refused to send another generation…

Afghan refugees face an uncertain future

Afghan refugees face an uncertain future

American troops have evacuated roughly 117,000 Afghans from the country since the end of July, ahead of the final U.S. troop withdrawal. Krish O’Mara Vignarajah of the Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service spoke with CBSN’s Tanya Rivero about the efforts…