Biden to speak Sunday on Afghanistan, Hurricane Henri response

WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Sunday will provide an update on the administration’s response to Hurricane Henri and the evacuation of American citizens and refugees from Afghanistan, the White House said on Saturday.

The president is slated to speak at 4 p.m. EDT (2000 GMT), after meeting with his national security team to hear intelligence, security and diplomatic updates on the evolving situation in Afghanistan, the White House said.

Reporting by David Morgan; Editing by Dan Grebler

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