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by Oui (Oui) on Wed Aug 25th, 2021 at 08:22:47 PM EST
US evacuates another 19K people from Afghanistan, 25 Aug
Since the end of July, roughly 88,000 people have been evacuated from Afghanistan, Taylor added. It is unclear how many U.S. citizens were on board the most recent flights, but Pentagon press secretary John Kirby, who spoke alongside Taylor, said roughly 4,400 Americans have been evacuated overall. Kirby said he did not know how many more Americans are still in need of evacuation.
"That doesn't mean that if you're an evacuee and you need to get out, that we're not going to try to get you out, but we will have to reserve some capacity in those last couple of days to prioritize the military footprint leaving because we want to be able to keep it there as long as possible to do the job that it's intended to do," Kirby added.
CIA has launched clandestine ops to rescue Americans in Afghanistan: report
Between early Tuesday and early Wednesday, the U.S. pulled roughly 19,000 people from Kabul, according to a White House official, bringing the total number of people evacuated from the country since Aug. 14 to 82,300.

Dire warnings, then explosions and U.S. deaths: How a terror strike unfolded at Kabul airport, 26 Aug
The exact number killed, and their branch of service, had not been confirmed by the Pentagon. The Biden administration has ramped up its warnings about the threat of an ISIS-K [?!] terrorist attack at the Kabul airport as the Aug. 31 deadline draws near.
This thing about liars ...  Wed Aug 18th, 2021
by Cat on Thu Aug 26th, 2021 at 06:41:22 PM EST
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