How the Biden White House was caught off guard by Taliban's rapid takeover in Afghanistan.

U.S. officials admit the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan happened much faster than anticipated. A new Politico report takes a closer look inside the days leading up to the collapse of Kabul and how calm turned to chaos inside the White House. Lara Seligman, a Pentagon reporter for Politico, co-authored that report and joins CBSN "Red and Blue" anchor Elaine Quijano with details.

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