Afghan journalists beaten by Taliban & prevented from making evacuation flight
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A PAIR of Afghan journalists who labored for the British press have been crushed again from Kabul airport by Taliban thugs yesterday.
The boys had been known as ahead to catch an evacuation flight.
However fighters ignored papers and whipped them with flex, forcing them to flee.
The armed men additionally fired pictures within the air and charged households with a pick-up truck to push again the crowds.
Brit troops close by have been powerless to assist.
One of many men stated: “It was terrifying.”
The journalists are prone to reprisals for exposing warfare crimes.
Crushes and shootings outdoors the airport have left at the least 21 folks lifeless.
A British soldier stated: “For those who depart Kabul airport there is no such thing as a coming again. It’s unattainable to get out and in.
“It’s chaos. There are too many individuals on the gate.
“If we open the gates the gang surges. It’s nearly unattainable to get folks in safely.”
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