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150 Americans to board Qatar commercial flight out of Kabul: officials

Posted on AllSides September 9th, 2021
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Olivier Douliery/Pool via AP

About 200 Americans and other western foreigners are expected to be flown out of Kabul airport later Thursday on a Qatar Airways flight that delivered humanitarian aid to Afghanistan, US and Qatari officials said.

The flight would mark the first large evacuation flight of US citizens from Afghanistan since the last troops left the Taliban-run country just over a week ago.

The group of evacuees includes an undisclosed number of other western foreigners, two officials told the Associated Press.

The flight is expected to land in Doha later in the...

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