Joe Biden, tormented by America’s wars – HEDGE accordingly

Washington (AFP) – President Joe Biden, who on Wednesday announced the withdrawal of all US troops from Afghanistan, transformed into a vocal opponent of “forever wars” after being haunted by his vote to authorize the invasion of Iraq. In 2002, as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Biden gave his blessing to the use of force the following year by then president George W. Bush who falsely asserted that dictator Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction. For nearly 20 years since, Biden has been explaining himself, facing criticism during the 2020 election campaign both fro…

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HEDGE accordingly