Afghanistan/Taliban

Issues in the News moderator Kim Lewis talks with VOA senior diplomatic correspondent Cindy Saine and VOA executive producer Steve Redisch about international reaction to the Taliban's announcement of an all-male interim government for Afghanistan, challenges in September for Democrats to finalize a massive $3.5 trillion spending package before key deadlines set by leadership in both the House and Senate, President Biden outlines strategies to curb the COVID-19 delta variant with new mandates included, and America commemorates the 20th anniversary of the September 11, terrorists' attacks and reflects on what lessons have been learned.