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28 Sep, 2021 20:59

Afghanistan: Generals grilled by Senate, Russia's help rejected

Bombshell statements out of General Mark Milley testifying at a hearing before the Armed Services Committee over allegations he betrayed former president Trump by engaging in phone calls with his Chinese counterpart during the last days of the Trump administration. Senators pressed both Milley and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on whether or not US credibility has been damaged following the chaotic withdrawal of Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the action-packed UN General Assembly has concluded in New York. UN officials said Afghanistan’s ambassador to the United Nations pulled out of delivery last-minute further fueling confusion about who is actually leading the country. RT America’s Trinity Chavez has the story. (1:08) Then, Former UK MP George Galloway and Journalist & author of “Forever Wars”, Pepe Escobar join In Question to discuss. (4:39) Midnight marked the deadline for New York healthcare workers to either get the COVID-19 vaccine or risk losing their job. Now, waves of employees are either being fired or suspended without pay for refusing to comply with the Empire State's COVID-19 vaccine ultimatum. In response to the resulting staff shortages, Governor Kathy Hochul has issued a state of emergency allowing out-of-state and international healthcare workers to practice in New York. RT's Caleb Maupin has more (11:16). Then, investigative journalist and Boom Bust co-host Ben Swann and infectious disease expert and NYT best-selling author Dr. Bob Arnot share their perspectives. (14:04)