Taliban in Kabul: About 5,000 evacuated from Afghanistan in last 24 hours • FRANCE 24 English

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About 5,000 diplomats, security staff, aid workers and #Afghans have been evacuated from the capital #Kabul in the last 24 hours, a Western official told Reuters on Wednesday. The #evacuations by military flights will continue around the clock, he said, adding that clearing the chaos outside the airport was a challenge.

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