Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday warned lawmakers not to “unnecessarily divert” U.S. resources by traveling to Afghanistan after a pair of lawmakers — who both previously served tours in the Middle East — traveled to the Taliban-controlled nation.
The two lawmakers are Reps. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) and Peter Meijer (R-Mich.), multiple Democratic aides confirmed. Both are veterans who have been highly critical of the Biden administration’s handling of its withdrawal from Afghanistan.
“Given the urgency of this situation, the desire of some Members to travel to Afghanistan and the surrounding areas is
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