Joe Biden’s Kabul Is Not Gerald Ford’s Saigon

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Over the past week, as Taliban fighters shattered the brittle façade of Afghanistan’s armed forces, many commentators noted the unnerving similarity to 1975, when television viewers shuddered at images of frantic embassy personnel and their South Vietnamese allies climbing a ladder leading from the roof of the American embassy in Saigon to awaiting helicopters, while in the background, the steady rumble of enemy tanks grew heavier. It was an undignified end to a long and costly war, and it was President Gerald Ford’s poor luck that it happened on his…

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