Latest News for: Afghanistan airports


US Military Review: ISIS Kabul Airport bombing in 2021 not preventable

Khaama Press 16 Apr 2024
CENTCOM released its findings on the Kabul airport bombing of August 2021, on Monday, amid the tumultuous withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan, following a suicide attack that killed 13 US soldiers and 170 Afghans.

Abbey Gate suicide bombing that killed 13 US troops in Afghanistan was ‘not preventable:’ military review

New York Post 16 Apr 2024
... for the attack on the airport during the chaotic US withdrawal from Afghanistan, US Central Command determined in a report released Monday, finding that the bombing was “not preventable.”.

Two Air India flights flew over Iran airspace a few hours before Israel attack

Live Mint 16 Apr 2024
Its 149 and 121 flights from Kochi to the London Gatwick airport and Delhi to Frankfurt took the longer route via Afghanistan.It is unclear why Air India decided these flights posed a hazard and not ...

Kabul airport bomber was an ISIS operative freed from prison by the Taliban

NBC News 15 Apr 2024
The Kabul airport bomber was an ISIS militant who had been held in an Afghanistan prison but was freed by the Taliban, according to a new U.S. military review ... .

Review says 2021 deadly Kabul bombing wasn't preventable

Beijing News 15 Apr 2024
The suicide bombing at the Kabul airport that killed U.S ... Pentagon Orders New Interviews in Deadly 2021 Afghan Airport Attack. The Abbey Gate bombing during the final chaotic days of the Afghanistan withdrawal killed 13 U.S.

Biden to meet with Iraqi PM amid tension over troops, renewed ISIS threats

The Hill 15 Apr 2024
However, the Afghanistan branch of the widely condemned terror group, ISIS-K, has since re-emerged, attacking and killing dozens of people in both Iran and Russia this year ... withdrawal from Afghanistan.

A bloodthirsty ISIS branch is 'on the upswing' after the US left Afghanistan in a ...

Business Insider 12 Apr 2024
Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft to leave Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on Aug 30, 2021 ... Thus, the conditions inside Afghanistan have awarded the terror group space to ...

Turkish Airlines to resume operations in Afghanistan soon: Official

Khaama Press 11 Apr 2024
The Taliban’s Ministry of Transport and Aviation states that Turkish Airlines intends to resume its flights to Afghanistan soon ... Imamuddin Ahmadi stated that all facilities for foreign airlines are available at all Afghanistan airports.

U.S. military veteran accused of having explicit images of a child apparently joined Russian army

The Day 11 Apr 2024
BostonA U.S ... His lawyer, John M ... “I thought he was joking.” ... Air Force and deployed to Afghanistan in 2015, when he was 19, media releases show ... flag ... U.S ... Air Force, provides security at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug.

Ministry: Afghanistan Side Ready for Resumption of Turkish Airlines Flights

Tolo News 10 Apr 2024
"We hope that Turkish Airlines will soon start its flights to Afghanistan ... Economic experts said that the resumption of international flights from the country's airports plays a significant role in the economic growth of Afghanistan.

Why do U.S. media outlets say so little about ISIS-K? | GUEST COMMENTARY

Baltimore Sun 10 Apr 2024
These are the guys who killed 13 Americans at Abbey Gate at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan ... Reporting on the price we will pay for having walked out of Afghanistan and ...

Top US diplomat who ran botched Afghanistan evacuation was picked after Kabul fell, given no ...

New York Post 05 Apr 2024
Air Force C-17 transport plane at a perimeter at the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug ... 16, 2021, after a stunningly swift end to Afghanistan’s 20-year war, as thousands of ...

State Department ‘did not send their best’ to Afghanistan for botched evacuation, ex-official says in ...

New York Post 02 Apr 2024
US Marines provide assistance during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021 ... at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021.

Moscow attack: Has the Islamic State really made a comeback?

The New Arab 01 Apr 2024
The group’s name derives from a historical region that once included parts of Afghanistan, Iran, and countries in Central Asia ... The group became empowered by the chaotic US withdrawal from Afghanistan in August 2021.

Plucked Peacock: Crybaby journos gave NBC brass the bird

Jewish World Review 01 Apr 2024
Ronna Romney McDaniel was with MSNBC for just four days ... They curled their lips, as if she had the cooties ... Glug! ... "Cancel him!". "Boot her!" ... • "Why did Joe Biden ignore his military advisors and close Bagram Airport before fleeing Afghanistan?" ... .