The Biden administration is dealing with criticism for U.S. officers having given names of Individuals, inexperienced card holders and Afghan allies to the now-ruling group Taliban in Afghanistan so they may get previous Taliban guards controlling the perimeter of the evacuation airport in Kabul.
The checklist and its alternate was reported Thursday by Politico amid the dual lethal bombing exterior the Hamid Karzai Worldwide Airport, in Kabul, that killed over 100 individuals together with 13 U.S. service members.
An unnamed U.S. protection official advised Politico, “Principally, they only put all these Afghans on a kill checklist. It’s simply appalling and stunning and makes you are feeling unclean.”
The Taliban since its takeover of the nation Aug. 15 has established a fringe across the airport, as hundreds attempt to go away the nation, amid fears the U.S. troop withdrawal after 20 years will lead to a return to the Taliban’s repressive, authoritarian rule.
President Biden late Thursday, after, after the bombings, in a nationwide TV tackle, acknowledged unspecified “events” on which the U.S. navy had contacted the Taliban to say, “for instance, ‘This bus is coming by with X variety of individuals on it, made up of the next individuals.’
“And to one of the best of my data, in these instances, the majority of that has occurred. They’ve been let by. However I can’t inform you with any certitude that there’s really been a listing of names. There could have been, however I do know of no circumstance.”