The US President mentioned, ‘When the announcement was made in regards to the withdrawal of the military in April, it was mentioned that we might be out of Afghanistan by September. We’re transferring in the appropriate route to fulfill that focus on. Our navy mission in Afghanistan will finish on August 31. From there the withdrawal of our troops is continuing in a protected and orderly method.
Our navy mission in Afghanistan will conclude on August 31. The drawdown is continuing in a safe & orderly approach, prioritizing the security of our troops as they depart: US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the drawdown efforts in Afghanistan pic.twitter.com/NiojoxKM8D
— ANI (@ANI) July 8, 2021
Joe Biden mentioned within the press briefing, ‘As I mentioned in April, America did what we went to do in Afghanistan. The aim of this marketing campaign was to search out the terrorists who attacked us on 9/11 and to ship the message of justice to Osama bin Laden. On the identical time, to save lots of Afghanistan, the terrorist menace needed to be decreased, as a result of Afghanistan had change into a stronghold of terrorists who continuously assault in opposition to America.
Biden mentioned, ‘We didn’t go to Afghanistan to construct a nation. Afghan leaders have to return collectively and construct the long run. Biden justified his resolution to finish the US navy operation because the Taliban made progress on key targets within the nation.
US Central Command returned on Tuesday
Allow us to inform you that earlier on Tuesday, the US Central Command had mentioned that the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan is happening, so way over 90 % withdrawal has been accomplished. Seven navy bases right here have been formally handed over to the Afghan Protection Ministry. The US Division of Protection (Pentagon) has mentioned that about 1,000 C-17 cargo planes have flown from Afghanistan carrying navy gear.
The military of those international locations can also be returning
Together with America, NATO international locations are additionally quickly withdrawing their troops from Afghanistan. Germany has additionally withdrawn all its troopers. It has closed its consulate in Mazar-e-Sharif in northern Afghanistan.
Bagram airbase turns into empty after 20 years
Final week, US and NATO forces additionally evacuated Bagram Airbase, Afghanistan’s largest navy airport. With the withdrawal of overseas troops, the Taliban have captured a number of districts in northern Afghanistan and different components of the nation after preventing authorities forces. Nonetheless, Afghan safety forces have resolved to cease the Taliban from transferring ahead. (with company enter)