Kabul Airport Blast: More Than 100 Killed

August 27, 2021 15:39
Kabul Airport Blast: More Than 100 Killed

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Kabul Airport Blast: More than 100 Killed:- After the Taliban took over Afghanistan, there are tense situations all over. The Kabul airport is under the control of US forces and several Afghans along with the foreigners flew away from the country. The Indian government is completely successful in bringing back all the Indians from Afghanistan. Two suicide bombers along with gunmen attacked the crowds who are flocking to the Kabul airport and horrific situations are reported. Almost 100 people were killed in the incident and more than 150 got wounded. 60 Afghans got killed and 13 US troops too lost their lives. The US General responded saying that the process of evacuation will not stop and they are trying hard to send the people out from the country.

Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command said that the security at the airport is tightened and there are several routes used to evacuees into the airport. The Western officials warned of a major attack and they urged the people to leave the airport. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attacks. The Taliban condemned the attack. US President Joe Biden turned emotional during his recent speech after the attacks and he said that the bloodshed will not drive the USA out from Afghanistan. He said that 18 service members of the USA were wounded apart from 13 officials who lost their lives. Turkey holder the first talks with the Taliban and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke to the Taliban. Several other countries are now busy evacuating their nationals from the Kabul airport.

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