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Blinken blames Trump, Congress for Afghan visa backlog: ‘Program was basically in a stall’

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken defended the Biden administration’s handling of Afghanistan during his full opening statement before a House committee. Blinken also blamed former President Trump and Congress for the backlog of Afghan visas, saying there was a "backlog of more than 17,000 SIV applicants."