US military flies out evacuees in waning hours of withdrawal from Afghanistan

The US military flew more desperate evacuees out of the Afghan capital on Monday in the waning hours of a final American withdrawal as the Islamic State group’s Afghanistan affiliate claimed responsibility for targeting the Kabul airport with rockets. The US military reported no American casualties. The focus of the US evacuation was increasing on … Read more

Pentagon says two explosions near Kabul airport; US, civilian casualties

There were at least two explosions near Kabul’s airport amid a huge and chaotic evacuation effort from Afghanistan on Thursday, the Pentagon said, with civilians and US service members among the casualties of what was described as a “complex attack.” A Taliban official said at least 13 people were killed in the blast, including children, … Read more

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