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U.S. says looking at all possible routes for Afghan evacuations

reuters.com · 09/01/2021 15:13
U.S. says looking at all possible routes for Afghan evacuations

- The United States is looking at all possible options and routes to continue to help Americans and legal permanent residents to leave Afghanistan, U.S. Under Secretary of State Victoria Nuland told a news briefing on Wednesday.

Nuland also said the United States would continue to have conversations with the Taliban that serve U.S. interests as well as those of U.S. allies.




(Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk, Daphne Psaledakis, Simon Lewis and David Brunnstrom; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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