Tag: hamid-karzai-international-airport

Taliban fighters stand on a pickup truck outside a hospital as volunteers bring injured people for treatment after two powerful explosions outside the airport in Kabul on August 26, 2021.
Survivors of Kabul Airport Attack Share Horrifying Stories
Survivors retell their traumatic experiences after militants launched double-suicide bombings and a gunfight on Hamid Karzai International Airport on Aug. 26, claiming the lives of over 100 people, including 13 US servicemen. The ISIS-K group,...
The United States and allies urged Afghans to leave Kabul airport, citing the threat of terrorist attacks.
American Vets Defy Orders From Washington and Rescue Afghan Allies
A few days before the U.S. fully pulled out from Afghanistan, a group of volunteer American veterans carried out operations to help hundreds of Afghan elite forces and their family members escape the country. The...
The United States and allies urged Afghans to leave Kabul airport, citing the threat of terrorist attacks.
US and UK Warn People to Avoid Kabul Airport
On Aug. 25, the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan issued a security alert, asking American citizens in the country to avoid going to the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul. Americans who are at the East...
In this handout provided by the U.S. Air Force, an air crew prepares to load evacuees aboard a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of the Afghanistan evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport on August 21, 2021 in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Kabul Airport Descends Into Violence, Chaos as US and Allies Leave
The Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul has become a scene of violence. Several people have been killed and security forces have clashed with armed groups. Thousands of Afghans are flocking to the airport in...
The Taliban is reportedly blocking Afghans and Americans from leaving the country through the Kabul airport.
Taliban Blocks, Threatens People Escaping Through Airport, Washington Scrambles to Evacuate Americans
Many Afghans and Americans are attempting to find their way to the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, the last hope for them to escape a war-torn nation. However, the Taliban, which has taken over...