British military says seven Afghans killed in chaos at Kabul airport

British military says seven Afghans killed in chaos at Kabul airport

A panicked crush of people trying to enter Kabul’s international airport killed seven Afghan civilians in the crowds, the British military said, showing the danger still posed to those trying to flee the Taliban’s takeover of the country. The British Defence Ministry said in a statement on Sunday that, “conditions on the ground remain extremely … Read more

Taliban Enters Kabul, Awaits ‘Peaceful Transfer’ of Power

Taliban Enters Kabul, Awaits 'Peaceful Transfer' of Power

Taliban fighters have entered the Afghan capital, Kabul, and after promising not to seize it by force, say they are waiting for a peaceful transfer of power. According to foreign news agencies, an official said that the Taliban were entering from all sides, but did not provide further details. The militants have vowed not to … Read more