Biden sticking with Aug. 31 Afghanistan withdrawal: reports

President Joe Biden has decided to keep an Aug. 31 deadline to withdraw from Afghanistan, reports said Tuesday. Biden's decision comes after a meeting with fellow Group of Seven leaders. The leaders were expected to press Biden to keep U.S. troops in the country past the 31st to allow more time to evacuate those who want to leave. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

Biden sticking with Aug. 31 Afghanistan withdrawal: reports
President Joe Biden has decided to keep an Aug. 31 deadline to withdraw from Afghanistan, reports said Tuesday. Biden's decision comes after a meeting with fellow Group of Seven leaders. The leaders were expected to press Biden to keep U.S. troops in the country past the 31st to allow more time to evacuate those who want to leave. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.