‘Serious failures’ in Afghanistan evacuation lowered UK’s global standing

Sky News published this video item, entitled “‘Serious failures’ in Afghanistan evacuation lowered UK’s global standing” – below is their description.

A damning report into the evacuation of Afghanistan claims “serious failures” lowered the UK’s global standing.

The Foreign Affairs Committee said Afghan allies and British soldiers were “utterly let down by deep failures of leadership” in the government during the August 2021 evacuation.

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