The White House immediate reaction following the fall of Afghanistan was to inform the country that President Biden will be speaking to the press over the next few days.
Of course this was an unacceptable move according to the American public as they expected him to make an appearance on the same day.
Having made the u-turn, the President held a press conference in which he doubled down on his policy decision to go ahead with abandoning the Afghan allies. However, what drew everyone’s attention was Biden leaving the press conference straight after his speech, without taking any questions from the members of the press.
My reaction below: