ITV News published this video item, entitled “Americans killed in Kabul attacks named, including soldier who posted of love of her job | ITV News” – below is their description.
The names and faces of Americans killed in the Kabul airport attacks have been made public – some were not even born when the war they were part of ending began.
Among them was 23-year-old Sgt Nicole Gee. Just last week, she posted of her love of her job on social media.
US President Joe Biden had vowed to hunt down those responsible for the attacks and make them pay. On Saturday, the US used a drone strike to kill two members of the Islamic State group’s Afghanistan affiliate – ISIS-K.
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Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast.
Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.
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Joe Biden is an American politician serving as the 46th and current president of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 47th vice president from 2009 to 2017 under Barack Obama and represented Delaware in the United States Senate from 1973 to 2009.