Richard Engel

Richard Engel

@NBCNews Chief Foreign Correspondent

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NATO says Russia increasing, not reducing, its military presence on the Ukrainian border. EU head warns of sanctions with 'massive cost' if Russia invades.

love the eternal city. But they just can’t seem to get some things right… Rome residents asked not to wrap Christmas gifts amid trash crisis

Afghanistan is on the brink of total collapse — unless the world steps in | TheHill

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A sign of the times: FBI domestic terror investigations more than doubled since 2020, according to Matthew Olsen, the assistant attorney general in charge of the Justice Department's National Security Division.


Prisoners leaving Kabul jail after being broken out by Taliban.

Police seemed very chummy with the protesters who also seemed to know exactly where to go.

What a mess in the Middle East. Shiite world enraged. Sunni states nervous. Isis fight on back burner. US allies against ISIS (Kurds) betrayed. Iran and US trading blood curdling threats. All this to make Americans safer the administration says?

Thinking tonight about all the Afghans who only knew what life was like over the past 20 years. There was violence, yes, but also hope and opportunities. Now both are gone, especially for girls and women.

One of the centerpieces of the London protests. Trump on a golden commode, and it talks, says “fake news” and “witch hunt”

Biden says human rights center of US policy. A hard sell tonight where im sitting outside the kabul airport.

At kabul airport, military side, more order than before. Evacuations picking up. Seeing more Afghan families being taken through. Planes taking off. Base well guarded.