Kenneth Mckenzie

Joe Biden delivers remarks on the end of the war in Afghanistan in the State Dining Room at the White House on August 31, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Hundreds of Americans stranded in Kabul despite Biden promises

Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said he was heartbroken over leaving an estimated 200 Americans, along with thousands of Afghan allies, behind in Afghanistan. Speaking on MSNBC’s Morning Joe on Tuesday, he said the U.S. government was still committed to get everyone out, even without troops on the ground.