Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
Afghanistan

‘Taliban and Americans were shooting’: desperation mounts for Afghans trapped in Kabul airport no-man’s-land

  • Unconfirmed reports say several people have been killed as US forces and the Taliban struggle to contain the desperate throngs on their respective checkpoints
  • Many do have visas for a foreign destination, but they simply can’t get in

Topic |   Afghanistan
Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
Afghans climb atop a plane as they wait at the Kabul airport on Monday. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
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