(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) A new bill by the Republicans in the Senate will force Democrats to drop the act about the Taliban and admit whether or not they consider them a terrorist group.
According to The Hill , the bill is called the “Preventing Recognition of Terrorist States Act” and was introduced by Sens. Marco Rubio, Tommy Tuberville, Shelley Moore Capito, Dan Sullivan, Thom Tillis, and Cynthia Lummis. It will call on Secretary of State Antony Blinken to “designate the illegitimate Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan as a state sponsor of terrorism and the Taliban as a terrorist organization,” according to Rubio’s office .
The bill goes even further according to The Hill: The bill also calls for sanctions on foreign actors who “knowingly provide assistance to the Taliban” and would mandate a report “that determines whether the Taliban should be designated as a significant foreign narcotics trafficker under the Narcotics […]
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