Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Joe Wilson, Senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement on President Joe Biden’s mishandled withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan:

“Afghanistan is rapidly deteriorating as Taliban terrorists seize provinces and advance toward Kabul. It’s clear that peace talks are not the answer and that the Biden Administration’s hasty withdrawal has had severe consequences, jeopardizing the lives of innocent Afghan civilians and American citizens.