On Monday, the White House argued that Americans are not stranded in Afghanistan and that it is "irresponsible" to report that they are.
However, the whole argument is just a play on words...
“I think it’s irresponsible to say Americans are stranded,” said White House press secretary Jen Psaki. “They are not. We are committed to bringing Americans who want to come home, home.”
Which is interesting considering there are MULTIPLE reports coming out of Afghanistan that Americans cannot get through to safety and are being beaten by the Taliban. Not to mention, just last week, the White House refused to commit to evacuating Americans out.
“We are in touch with them via phone, via text, via email, via any way we can possibly reach Americans to get them home if they want to return home,” Psaki added.
When Fox News reporter Peter Doocy then asked for clarification on the White House's stance that there are no Americans stranded, she replied, “I’m just calling you out for saying we are stranding Americans in Afghanistan.”
WATCH [Relevant at 1:16]
Jen Psaki just completely SNAPPED at Peter Doocy after he called out Biden's Afghanistan catastrophe and botched withdrawal.
This entire White House is living in an alternate reality. pic.twitter.com/27sEY07805
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) August 23, 2021
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