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The U.S. commander in charge of the forces stationed in Afghanistan announced The U.S. finally withdraws Large-scale airlift started from Kabul Airport and officially ended its participation in the 20 Years’ War.
General Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of the US Central Command, announced the end of the evacuation at a Pentagon press conference on Monday afternoon, which coincided with the deadline set by President Joe Biden for a complete withdrawal in Kabul on Tuesday morning.
Mackenzie said at the Pentagon briefing: “I hereby announce that we have completed the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan,” adding that the last military plane has left Kabul Airport and the US ambassador has boarded.
In the days leading up to the end of the operation, the United States significantly reduced its evacuation mission in Afghanistan, and the number of civilians airlifted out of Kabul on Monday dropped sharply.
In the context of the increasingly dangerous security situation in Kabul, the final push to complete the evacuation, the airport has become a successful suicide bombing and Unsuccessful rocket attack.
As the international community strives to keep Kabul Airport open, the Taliban’s Refusal to allow foreign security to exist A senior Qatar official said that these efforts are thwarting these efforts at the transportation hub.
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