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ISIS threats complicate rescue efforts to evacuate US citizens

Probable threats by ISIS have additional intricate US rescue attempts to evacuate American citizens.

The US armed service, which has been managing the procedure given that Afghanistan was retaken by the Taliban, has now been forced to uncover new means to get evacuees to the airport, the Associated Press described.

An Afghan interpreter — now on his fifth try to get to the US-managed airport — told CBS News that the Taliban ended up telling people today exterior the airport that ISIS was setting up an attack.

John Kirby, a Office of Protection spokesman, was questioned about possible terrorist threats for the duration of a push conference Saturday, but declined to elaborate.

“We’re not heading to get into unique facts about the threat surroundings,” he explained.

The US has evacuated 3,800 folks around the very last 24 several hours military services resources instructed reporters.

More than the weekend some of those refugees and international nationals had now been arriving at foreign designations, together with Jakarta, Rome and Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

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