By Khan Ahmad Darvesh
The US warned crowds making an attempt to access the capital of Afghanistan Kabul airport to depart the realm, as Great Britain and Australia cited the “high danger” of a coup de main.
A flurry of near-identical travel warnings from London, the capital of Australia, Canberra and Washington late Wednesday urged people gathered within the space to leave and move to a secure location.
For days thousands of fearful Afghans and foreigners have enclosed the capital of Afghanistan Kabul Hamid Karzai International airport, within the hope of fleeing Taliban rule.
The security warnings concerning the airport were remarkably specific.
“Those at the Abbey Gate, East Gate, or North Gate currently ought to leave directly,” aforesaid the United States State Department, citing unidentified “security threats.”
Australia’s department of foreign affairs aforesaid there was an “ongoing and really high danger of coup de main (terrorist attack).”
“Do not travel capital of Afghanistan (Kabul) Hamid Karzai International airport. If you are within the space of the airdrome, move to a secure location and expect additional recommendation.”
London issued an analogous warning, adding “if you’ll be able to leave Asian country safely by different suggests that, you ought to do therefore immediately”.
Washington and its allies are flying thousands of Afghans out of the airport a day on hulky military transports, however, it has become a progressively troublesome and desperate task.
Some evacuation flights area units already winding down and area unit slated to finish on August thirty-one, going several calls for tactics to depart the country.
Crowds, as well as overwrought families, have tried to access the airdrome that is ringed by Taliban and Western military checkpoints. At least eight people have died in the airport chaos.
Many Afghans concern the Taliban can play their brutal complete of Mohammedan rule, which led to 2001.
Washington aforesaid the Taliban had created assurances that Americans, “at-risk” Afghans and people from other nations would be allowed to depart even when Tuesday’s point for United States troops to depart.