LIVE: President Biden Addresses Nation After Attack Outside Kabul Airport



President Biden is scheduled to deliver remarks from the White House on Thursday afternoon following a deadly attack at the Kabul airport.

Twelve Americans were killed in two suicide bombings around the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, where US forces have been working to evacuate thousands of American and Afghan civilians.

The president has faced criticism for the events that are unfolding after the withdrawal of the United States from the country.

Biden is scheduled to speak at 5 p.m. ET, 2 p.m. PT.

Check it out live in the video above.

Biden had vowed to get all Americans out of Afghanistan who wanted to leave.

As of Wednesday, the State Department said about 4,500 US citizens had flown out, with about 1,500 still remaining.



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