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Watch: Biden Speech As U.S. Completes Afghanistan Withdrawal

President Joe Biden delivers remarks Aug. 31, 2021 on the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
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President Joe Biden delivers remarks Aug. 31, 2021 on the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.

President Biden addressed the nation after the U.S. completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, ending America's longest war.

You can also watch a video of his remarks below - Biden starts speaking at the 57:50 mark:

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More than 123,000 civilians were flown out by the U.S. and its partners as part of the evacuation efforts, and all U.S. service members are now out of the country.

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