Newest: Chaos unfolded throughout Afghanistan Monday after the Taliban’s fast return to energy. Seven folks had been reported lifeless at Kabul’s worldwide airport as panicked crowds fleeing the abrupt Taliban takeover compelled their manner onto the tarmac and U.S. forces suspended air operations amid the quickly deteriorating safety.
The Pentagon is anticipated to deploy one other 1,000 troops to Afghanistan from a brigade fight group, in line with protection sources, to help with the evacuation of U.S. personnel. With the extra deployment, as much as 6,000 U.S. troops might quickly be on the bottom at Kabul Worldwide Airport.
President Biden will tackle the nation Monday afternoon after a weekend with no public appearances at Camp David.