Watch live: Biden addresses Afghanistan evacuation amid pressure to extend Aug. 31 withdrawal deadline

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[The stream is slated to start at 4:30 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.]WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden will address the nation on Tuesday as U.S. and coalition forces accelerate emergency evacuation efforts in Afghanistan, a mission that is slated to end in a week.He is expected to keep the timeline he previously set for the full U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan.Biden's remarks, which are delayed until 4:30 p.m. ET, come after an emergency G-7 meeting where leaders of the world's seven major industrialized democracies were expected to press the U.S. president to extend a self-imposed August 31 departure date.Biden has previously said he may consider extending the departure date past August 31 but has yet to do so. However, the Taliban has said the withdrawal deadline is a "red line", and there will be consequences if foreign troops remain in Afghanistan past that date.Thousands of Afghans have fled to the gates of Ham
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