Reps. Seth Moulton and Peter Meijer made an unannounced visit to Kabul airport earlier this week, infuriating US officials.
"This is deadly serious," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in response to the trip. "There's a real concern about members being in the region."
"We obviously are not encouraging VIP visits to a very tense dangerous and dynamic situation at the airport," Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby said.
Rep. Seth Moulton and Rep. Peter Meijer said they made the unannounced trip to Kabul to provide Congressional oversight on the executive branch.
Rep. Peter Meijer has questioned why more urgency was not shown in providing asylum to Afghans vulnerable to Taliban reprisals.
In February, Congresswoman Greene lost her House committee assignments after endorsing violence against her political opponents on social media.
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