the scientist| 11:36 – 30/08/2021
BAGHDAD – Mawazine News
Two US officials confirmed to “Reuters” that the American forces have completed the evacuation of their members from Afghanistan.
The two officials said: “The United States has completed the withdrawal of its forces from Afghanistan after nearly 20 years of entering the country in the wake of the attacks of September 11, 2001.”
The two officials requested that their names not be published before the Pentagon announced the withdrawal in the coming minutes.
For his part, the commander of the US Central Command, General Kenneth McKenzie, confirmed that “the US ambassador was on board the last flight from Afghanistan.”
He pointed out that “American and international coalition military aircraft evacuated more than 123,000 civilians from Kabul Airport.” Ended 29/A87