19 September 2021
The State Department tells reporters that 31,107 people arrived to United States as part of ongoing evacuation efforts, from August 17-31. 14% (~4,350) are US citizens; 9% (~2800) LPRs; 77% (~23,950) are Afghans at risk (including visa holders)
US Deputy Secretary of State: Qatar and Turkey are working with the Taliban to restart Kabul Airport
US Deputy Secretary of State: We will continue to hold talks with the Taliban that serve our interests and the interests of our allies and partners
US Deputy Secretary of State: Our diplomats have returned from Kabul, but diplomatic work continues with partners in Afghanistan
US-#Taliban cooperation "We were working with the #Taliban on a very narrow set of issues" to get as many ppl out of #Afghanistan as possible, per @SecDef "I would not make any leaps of logic to broader issues"
More than 124,000 civilians, including 6,000 Americans, evacuated from #Afghanistan, per @SecDef
"13 of our very best paid the ultimate price.the United States military will always honor their heroism" per @SecDef, pledging support for their families #Afghanistan
"It was heroic. It was historic" @SecDef says of just completed US evacuation /airlift "Our commanders never flinched & our allies & partners were extraordinary" he says #Afghanistan
A senior @StateDept official did not answer if the US has been able to get anyone out of Afghanistan since the last US forces departed Kabul
"We are not concerned with the loss of any significant technological or sensitive capability - the ANDSF were not provided with these kinds of capabilities" per @DeptofDefense spox Eric Pahon #Taliban capture of US military equipment in #Afghanistan
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Dominic Raab: The intelligence assessment ruled out the fall of Kabul to the Taliban this year
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Raab: Preparations for a military withdrawal from Afghanistan began last April
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Resistance is now pushing for talks after being sieged by Taliban in Panjshir
Qatari plane lands in Kabul airport becoming the first foreign flight to use the Taliban-controlled facility after the departure of US troops2 week ago
Qatari plane lands in Kabul airport becoming the first foreign flight to use the Taliban-controlled facility after the departure of US troops
Israeli Foreign Minister @yairlapid says the U.S. pullout from Afghanistan was "the right move done wrong"
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The Russian Foreign Ministry: We do not rule out the crossing of ISIS militants to the borders of the neighboring countries of Afghanistan under the guise of refugees
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Terrorist Threat from Afghanistan Remains - Russian Foreign Ministry
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A source in the Taliban movement to Al-Jazeera: The new government will be announced within days and will not include officials from the previous government
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Russian Foreign Minister: We are working with our partners on understandings regarding the formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan
Panjshir Mujahidin completely captured Panjshir Shutar district and also started fighting on the side of Parwan province2 week ago
Panjshir Mujahidin completely captured Panjshir Shutar district and also started fighting on the side of Parwan province
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Downing Street says the Prime Minister's Special Representative for Afghan Transition is meeting in Doha with senior Taliban representatives to "underline the importance of safe passage out of Afghanistan for British nationals, and those Afghans who have worked with us"
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"To ISIS-K: We are not done with you yet," Biden says
Biden: We are determined to evacuate the remaining Americans in Afghanistan
Bottom line: 90 percent of Americans in Afghanistan who wanted to leave were able to leave, Biden says. For those remaining, "there is no deadline." Admin remains committed to getting them out if they want to leave
Biden says they reached out to Americans in Afghanistan 19 times since March to try to get them out. that seems like not a lot given the circumstances
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The Taliban killed nine former Afghan security forces after they surrendered and handed their weapons to the Taliban in Khedir district of Afghanistan's Daikundi province plus two civilians, two former local officials said. A local Taliban commander declined to comment
Russia to hold naval drills with Iran, Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan
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Lavrov: Moscow supports security in Afghanistan and militants must not use its territory
Taliban co-founder Mullah Baradar moves to Kabul city from Kandahar after US & NATO troops departed from Afghanistan: Reports2 week ago
Taliban co-founder Mullah Baradar moves to Kabul city from Kandahar after US & NATO troops departed from Afghanistan: Reports
Mr Shirzad reported that NRF fighter Noorzai was killed in clashes with Taliban last night in Gulbahar area near Panjshir2 week ago
Mr Shirzad reported that NRF fighter Noorzai was killed in clashes with Taliban last night in Gulbahar area near Panjshir
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)2 week ago
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)
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AIP confirmed clashes between Taliban and Hazara rebels in Daikundi
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Germany: Pakistan is affected by the Afghan crisis and we will continue to monitor the border
2 week ago
CSTO will not send troops to Afghanistan: Secretary General
European Union: Dialogue with the Taliban does not mean recognition
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German Foreign Ministry: The Taliban will take the decision to travel civilians from Kabul Airport
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Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu called the situation in Afghanistan critical
Fahim Dashti, a member of the resistance front in Panjshir, says that the Taliban attack on an outpost last night was pushed back and 7 or 8 Taliban fighters were killed & several people were wounded, including  2 resistance force members. The Taliban has not commented2 week ago
Fahim Dashti, a member of the resistance front in Panjshir, says that the Taliban attack on an outpost last night was pushed back and "7 or 8 Taliban fighters were killed & several people were wounded, including 2 resistance force members." The Taliban has not commented
Afghan Air force planes, including A29 Super Tucanos and MD 530s helicopters. Some of the Taliban's haul after US withdrawal. Many seem to have been disabled2 week ago
Afghan Air force planes, including A29 Super Tucanos and MD 530s helicopters. Some of the Taliban's haul after US withdrawal. Many seem to have been disabled
A US drone flies over the airport in Kabul on August 31 - AFTER the last US military plane left Afghanistan and as the Taliban were celebrating defeating the United States - ending two decades of war2 week ago
A US drone flies over the airport in Kabul on August 31 - AFTER the last US military plane left Afghanistan and as the Taliban were celebrating defeating the United States - ending two decades of war
VIDEO: The Taliban's top spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid arrives at Kabul airport, just hours after the last US troops left Afghanistan following 20 years of military intervention.   The Taliban's 'special forces' also known as the 'Badri 313' unit, stand guard2 week ago
VIDEO: The Taliban's top spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid arrives at Kabul airport, just hours after the last US troops left Afghanistan following 20 years of military intervention. The Taliban's 'special forces' also known as the 'Badri 313' unit, stand guard
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Zabihullah Mujahid, Taliban spokesman for Al-Jazeera: The Taliban are in talks with Qatar and Turkey regarding the operation of Kabul Airport
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The Taliban say they want good diplomatic relations with the United States
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