Thin RFID tags help drivers zip through toll booths, hospitals locate tools and supermarkets track their stock. Tags are in some identity documents, airline baggage tags and even amusement park wristbands.
The White House, however, defended the presidential decision, acknowledging that it was a split recommendation from Biden’s advisors and generals.
The Taliban challenged the credentials of the ambassador from Afghanistan's former government, which they ousted on August 15, and asked to represent the country at the assembly's high-level General Debate.
US forces will end their combat mission in Iraq by the end of this year, but will continue to train and advise the Iraqi military.
The world will need to engage with the Taliban to some extent, despite disappointment with the new all-Taliban Cabinet that defied earlier promises it would be inclusive.
DHS said in the latest updated released Wednesday that 17% of those arrivals are U.S. citizens and permanent residents who were in Afghanistan when the government there fell to the Taliban. The remaining 83% are a mix of people.
Frightened and desperate, the girls worry whether a far-flung coalition of former US military and intelligence officials, congressmen, US allies, humanitarian groups and the captain of the Afghanistan women's national team can get them and their loved ones to safety.
Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla is among the few foreign officials to be in town and the highest level Indian official to meet top officials of the Biden administration after the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan.
Hundreds of American troops are currently in Pakistan capital Islamabad on their transit from Afghanistan to the US.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses media as he arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
A passenger arrives on an early morning flight at Sydney Airport. Authorities in Australia said Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021, that two travelers who arrived in Sydney from Africa became the first in the country to test...AP Photo/Mark Baker
Union Minister Piyush Goyal arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi removes his mask before addressing media at Parliament House ahead of the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
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