Afghanistan has been renamed.
The Taliban renamed Afghanistan the ‘Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’ after its fighters swept into the capital, Kabul.
The bustling metropolis of six million become a male-dominated metropolis with out police or site visitors controls in a matter of hours after Taliban seized the town.
Aljazeera studies that scores of Afghans ran alongside a US army airplane because it taxied on the runway and a number of other clung to the facet because the jet took off with Senior US army officers confirming to Aljazeera that the chaos left seven useless, in addition to a number of who fell from the flight.
In keeping with AP, the Taliban, a militant group that ran the nation within the late Nineties, have once more taken management.
The US-led invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 ousted the insurgents from energy, however they by no means left.
After they blitzed throughout the nation in latest days, the Western-backed authorities that has run the nation for 20 years collapsed.
CNN studies that tons of of individuals poured onto the tarmac at Kabul’s worldwide airport, desperately looking for a route out of Afghanistan on Monday after the Taliban’s sudden seizure of energy sparked a chaotic Western withdrawal and dropped at a crashing finish the USA’ two-decade mission within the nation.
In the meantime, at a particular session of the UN Safety Council in New York, UN Secretary-Normal, Antonio Guterres, urged Taliban to indicate “the utmost restraint to guard lives” and demanded that anybody who wished to go away the nation should be ready to take action.
US President Joe Biden additionally obtained a briefing by prime safety officers on the scenario in Afghanistan, the White Home stated.
“This morning, the President was briefed by his nationwide safety crew, together with the Secretary of Protection and Chairman Milley, on the safety scenario at Hamid Karzai Worldwide Airport, and ongoing efforts to securely evacuate Americans, US Embassy personnel and native employees, SIV (particular immigrant visa) candidates and their households, and different weak Afghans,” it stated in an announcement.