Tuesday August 31, 2021

Military Mission Ended in Afganistan: Blinken

WASHINGTON: The United States has completed withdrawal of its forces from Afghanistan, ending the 20 years of invasion into the country.

In press briefing in Washington, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the withdrawal from Afghanistan was a massive military, diplomatic and humanitarian undertaking and one of the most challenging the United States has ever carried out.

He said the United States has suspended its diplomatic presence in Kabul and transferred its operations to Doha.

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