About 1,500 American citizens still in Afghanistan, secretary of state says

About 1,500 American citizens still in Afghanistan, secretary of state says

[ad_1] Around 1,500 American citizens remain in Afghanistan ahead of a rapidly approaching Aug. 31 deadline for the U.S. to withdraw troops from the country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday. In a briefing with reporters, Blinken said 4,500 Americans have been evacuated from Afghanistan in the past 10 days and “we’ve been … Read more