The United States Government has said that following Taliban’s seize of Afghanistan, Afghan residents who’re in search of to go away their homeland could also be obtained as refugees within the US.
The US Ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, disclosed this in a tweet on Monday.
She assured that the U.S. authorities was able to host any Afghan nationwide who desires to resettle in the meanwhile.
“All Afghan nationals and international citizens who wish to depart must be allowed to do so safely. The US promises to be generous in resettling Afghans in our country. I am heartened by the pledges we’ve seen from other nations to do the same. We all need to do more,” she tweeted.
All Afghan nationals and worldwide residents who want to depart should be allowed to take action safely. The U.S. guarantees to be beneficiant in resettling Afghans in our nation. I’m heartened by the pledges weâve seen from different nations to do the identical. We all have to do extra.
— Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield (@USAmbUN) August 16, 2021
The latest unsavoury state of affairs in Afghanistan adopted the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the nation.
From metropolis to metropolis, the Taliban stored advancing until the nation’s president, Ashraf Ghani, was stated to have fled to a different nation.
On his half, Afghanistan’s Foreign Minister, Mohammed Haneef Atmar, condemned what was enjoying out in his nation.
“Greetings and best wishes to all dear friends and compatriots. After yesterday’s cowardly attacks on my colleagues and my residence, which I strongly condemn, we arrived safely with a number of respected colleagues. I will soon share my views on the current situation in the country with my dear compatriots,” he tweeted on Monday.
SaharaReporters had earlier reported that 1000’s of inmates, together with members of the Islamic State and al-Qaeda, have been launched from a jail on the outskirts of Kabul because the Taliban referred to as for a “peaceful transition” of energy.
The Afghan authorities troops had surrendered the Bagram airbase housing Pul-e-Charki jail, which has round 5,000 prisoners to the Taliban on Sunday.
Footage printed by an Afghan information company, which helps the Taliban, seems to point out militants letting the inmates out.
Local residents say they’ve additionally heard gunfire coming from the power, the BBC reported.
The Taliban arrived on the outskirts of Kabul on Sunday, a number of days after capturing different main cities within the nation.
The Taliban militants, who’ve now taken over the federal government, additionally declared the conflict over a day after seizing the capital, whereas Western nations scrambled to evacuate their residents from an more and more chaotic Kabul airport.
President Ashraf Ghani fled the nation on Sunday because the Islamists entered Kabul just about unopposed.