US troops secure Kabul airport; Washington, allies urge Taliban to let Afghans leave

The State Department has announced that US military forces have secured the perimeter of Hamid Karzai International Airport, located in Kabul. It further said that the US embassy in Afghanistan’s capital has been completely evacuated. Within hours of the Taliban taking control of the city, spokesman Ned Price in a statement: “All embassy personnel are … Continue reading US troops secure Kabul airport; Washington, allies urge Taliban to let Afghans leave