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Escaping the Taliban: Evacuees flee Afghanistan

Evacuee children wait for the next flight after being manifested at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuee children wait for the next flight after being manifested at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuee children wait for the next flight after being manifested at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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A girl evacuated from Afghanistan is seen through a glass window after arriving at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana

A girl evacuated from Afghanistan is seen through a glass window after arriving at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana

A girl evacuated from Afghanistan is seen through a glass window after arriving at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana
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Evacuees from Afghanistan sit inside a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021.  Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees from Afghanistan sit inside a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021.  Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees from Afghanistan sit inside a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021.  Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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A baby is handed over to the American army over the perimeter wall of the airport for it to be evacuated, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. OMAR HAIDARI/via REUTERS

A baby is handed over to the American army over the perimeter wall of the airport for it to be evacuated, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. OMAR HAIDARI/via REUTERS

A baby is handed over to the American army over the perimeter wall of the airport for it to be evacuated, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. OMAR HAIDARI/via REUTERS
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A U.S. Marine assigned to 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit guide an evacuee during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell/Handout via REUTERS

A U.S. Marine assigned to 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit guide an evacuee during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell/Handout via REUTERS

A U.S. Marine assigned to 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit guide an evacuee during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell/Handout via REUTERS
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People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan walk towards a tent to undergo coronavirus testing after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan walk towards a tent to undergo coronavirus testing after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan walk towards a tent to undergo coronavirus testing after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
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A woman who was evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan, receives help from members of the German Red Cross as she walks up a flight of stairs to her housing unit at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

A woman who was evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan, receives help from members of the German Red Cross as she walks up a flight of stairs to her housing unit at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

A woman who was evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan, receives help from members of the German Red Cross as she walks up a flight of stairs to her housing unit at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
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People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan carry trays of food as they have their first meal at the camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan carry trays of food as they have their first meal at the camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan carry trays of food as they have their first meal at the camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
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People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan eat their first meal inside a tent after completing their coronavirus testing at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan eat their first meal inside a tent after completing their coronavirus testing at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan eat their first meal inside a tent after completing their coronavirus testing at a camp in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
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An evacuee holds up a peace sign after being manifested for a flight at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

An evacuee holds up a peace sign after being manifested for a flight at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

An evacuee holds up a peace sign after being manifested for a flight at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021. 1stLt. Mark Andries/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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A U.S. Air Force loadmaster, assigned to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, assists evacuees aboard a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of Operation Allies Refuge at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Senior Airman Taylor Crul/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS

A U.S. Air Force loadmaster, assigned to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, assists evacuees aboard a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of Operation Allies Refuge at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20,...more

A U.S. Air Force loadmaster, assigned to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, assists evacuees aboard a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of Operation Allies Refuge at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Senior Airman Taylor Crul/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS
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Afghanistan evacuees wait to process at a camp theatre at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS

Afghanistan evacuees wait to process at a camp theatre at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS

Afghanistan evacuees wait to process at a camp theatre at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS
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Qualified evacuees rest at a gym at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS

Qualified evacuees rest at a gym at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS

Qualified evacuees rest at a gym at an unknown location in the CENTCOM region, August 20, 2021. Airman 1st Class Kylie Barrow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS
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Evacuees board an aircraft in this undated handout picture. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Air Force /Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees board an aircraft in this undated handout picture. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Air Force /Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees board an aircraft in this undated handout picture. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Air Force /Handout via REUTERS
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UK coalition forces, Turkish coalition forces and U.S. Marines assist a child during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021.  Sgt. Victor Mancilla/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

UK coalition forces, Turkish coalition forces and U.S. Marines assist a child during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021.  Sgt. Victor Mancilla/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

UK coalition forces, Turkish coalition forces and U.S. Marines assist a child during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021.  Sgt. Victor Mancilla/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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Evacuees from Afghanistan board a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees from Afghanistan board a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

Evacuees from Afghanistan board a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, at undisclosed location August 19, 2021. Staff Sgt. Brandon Cribelar/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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A boy is processed through an Evacuee Control Checkpoint (ECC) during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Staff Sgt. Victor Mancilla/Handout via REUTERS

A boy is processed through an Evacuee Control Checkpoint (ECC) during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Staff Sgt. Victor Mancilla/Handout via REUTERS

A boy is processed through an Evacuee Control Checkpoint (ECC) during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan August 18, 2021. U.S. Marine Corps/Staff Sgt. Victor Mancilla/Handout via REUTERS
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Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, Spain, August 20, 2021. Moncloa Palace/Handout via REUTERS

Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, Spain, August 20, 2021. Moncloa Palace/Handout via REUTERS

Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, Spain, August 20, 2021. Moncloa Palace/Handout via REUTERS
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A U.S Airman with the Joint Task Force-Crisis Response high fives a child after helping reunite their family at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Cpl. Davis Harris/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

A U.S Airman with the Joint Task Force-Crisis Response high fives a child after helping reunite their family at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Cpl. Davis Harris/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS

A U.S Airman with the Joint Task Force-Crisis Response high fives a child after helping reunite their family at Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Cpl. Davis Harris/U.S. Marine Corps/Handout via REUTERS
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A view of empty seats onboard an "international military aircraft" before it leaves for Georgia following an evacuation in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021.    OBTAINED BY REUTERS/via REUTERS

A view of empty seats onboard an "international military aircraft" before it leaves for Georgia following an evacuation in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021.    OBTAINED BY REUTERS/via REUTERS

A view of empty seats onboard an "international military aircraft" before it leaves for Georgia following an evacuation in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 19, 2021.    OBTAINED BY REUTERS/via REUTERS
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People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan prepare to alight from a bus after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan prepare to alight from a bus after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel

People who were evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan prepare to alight from a bus after arriving in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
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A bedroom is pictured at the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A bedroom is pictured at the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A bedroom is pictured at the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Baby carriages are seen inside the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

Baby carriages are seen inside the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

Baby carriages are seen inside the residence building where evacuees from Kabul are expected to arrive, in Doberlug-Kirchhain, Germany, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Evacuees from Afghanistan are seen through a glass window as they wait in a hall upon their arrival at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana

Evacuees from Afghanistan are seen through a glass window as they wait in a hall upon their arrival at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana

Evacuees from Afghanistan are seen through a glass window as they wait in a hall upon their arrival at Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Rula Rouhana
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A U.S. soldier stands guard while a girl tries to climb the wall as crowds gather near the wall at Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 17, 2021. Courtesy Rise to Peace/via REUTERS

A U.S. soldier stands guard while a girl tries to climb the wall as crowds gather near the wall at Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 17, 2021. Courtesy Rise to Peace/via REUTERS

A U.S. soldier stands guard while a girl tries to climb the wall as crowds gather near the wall at Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 17, 2021. Courtesy Rise to Peace/via REUTERS
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An evacuee family is greeted following the arrival of Spanish and Afghan citizens at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

An evacuee family is greeted following the arrival of Spanish and Afghan citizens at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

An evacuee family is greeted following the arrival of Spanish and Afghan citizens at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Spanish and Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Spanish and Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Spanish and Afghan citizens who were evacuated from Kabul arrive at Torrejon airbase in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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An evacuee reacts during coronavirus tests conducted for Spanish and Afghan citizens who arrived at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

An evacuee reacts during coronavirus tests conducted for Spanish and Afghan citizens who arrived at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

An evacuee reacts during coronavirus tests conducted for Spanish and Afghan citizens who arrived at Torrejon airbase after evacuating from Kabul, in Torrejon de Ardoz, outside Madrid, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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U.S. Embassy personnel from Afghanistan board a Qatar Airways flight to Kuwait at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar August 17, 2021. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Noah Coger/Handout via REUTERS

U.S. Embassy personnel from Afghanistan board a Qatar Airways flight to Kuwait at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar August 17, 2021. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Noah Coger/Handout via REUTERS

U.S. Embassy personnel from Afghanistan board a Qatar Airways flight to Kuwait at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar August 17, 2021. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Noah Coger/Handout via REUTERS
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An Afghan child sleeps on the cargo floor of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, kept warm by the uniform of Airman First Class Nicolas Baron, C-17 loadmaster, during an evacuation flight from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021.  U.S. Air Force/1st Lt. Mark Lawson/Handout via REUTERS

An Afghan child sleeps on the cargo floor of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, kept warm by the uniform of Airman First Class Nicolas Baron, C-17 loadmaster, during an evacuation flight from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021.  U.S. Air...more

An Afghan child sleeps on the cargo floor of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, kept warm by the uniform of Airman First Class Nicolas Baron, C-17 loadmaster, during an evacuation flight from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18, 2021.  U.S. Air Force/1st Lt. Mark Lawson/Handout via REUTERS
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People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport near Paris, France, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport near Paris, France, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport near Paris, France, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier
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Afghans who worked with Italy, and their families sit inside a military plane en route to Italy, August 18. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

Afghans who worked with Italy, and their families sit inside a military plane en route to Italy, August 18. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

Afghans who worked with Italy, and their families sit inside a military plane en route to Italy, August 18. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS
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A U.S. Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) processes an evacuee at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, August 15.     
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A U.S. Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) processes an evacuee at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, August 15. U.S. NAVY/Central Command Public Affairs/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell

A U.S. Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) processes an evacuee at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, August 15. U.S. NAVY/Central Command Public Affairs/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell
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A Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) escorts a Department of State employee to be processed for evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15.  
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A Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) escorts a Department of State employee to be processed for evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. U.S NAVY/Central Command Public Affairs/Sgt....more

A Marine assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) escorts a Department of State employee to be processed for evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. U.S NAVY/Central Command Public Affairs/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell
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U.S. Army soldiers assigned to the 10th Mountain Division stand security at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15.  U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell

U.S. Army soldiers assigned to the 10th Mountain Division stand security at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell

U.S. Army soldiers assigned to the 10th Mountain Division stand security at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Isaiah Campbell
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Afghans and Spanish citizens board a military plane as part of their evacuation, at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18.  
  Ministry of Defense of Spain/via REUTERS

Afghans and Spanish citizens board a military plane as part of their evacuation, at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18. Ministry of Defense of Spain/via REUTERS

Afghans and Spanish citizens board a military plane as part of their evacuation, at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 18. Ministry of Defense of Spain/via REUTERS
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A passenger gives a thumbs up after arriving on a flight from Afghanistan at RAF Brize Norton in Britain, August 17. Christopher Furlong/Pool via REUTERS

A passenger gives a thumbs up after arriving on a flight from Afghanistan at RAF Brize Norton in Britain, August 17. Christopher Furlong/Pool via REUTERS

A passenger gives a thumbs up after arriving on a flight from Afghanistan at RAF Brize Norton in Britain, August 17. Christopher Furlong/Pool via REUTERS
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A German family evacuated from Afghanistan talks to members of the media upon arrival at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A German family evacuated from Afghanistan talks to members of the media upon arrival at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A German family evacuated from Afghanistan talks to members of the media upon arrival at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, August 18, 2021. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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People embrace after disembarking a Lufthansa plane transporting evacuees from Kabul, Afghanistan, at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany August 18. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

People embrace after disembarking a Lufthansa plane transporting evacuees from Kabul, Afghanistan, at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany August 18. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

People embrace after disembarking a Lufthansa plane transporting evacuees from Kabul, Afghanistan, at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany August 18. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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British citizens and dual nationals residing in Afghanistan board a military plane for evacuation from Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 16.  LPhot Ben Shread/UK MOD Crown copyright

British citizens and dual nationals residing in Afghanistan board a military plane for evacuation from Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 16.  LPhot Ben Shread/UK MOD Crown copyright

British citizens and dual nationals residing in Afghanistan board a military plane for evacuation from Kabul airport, Afghanistan August 16.  LPhot Ben Shread/UK MOD Crown copyright
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Staff takes a swab sample from evacuees after their arrival in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, in this photo obtained August 17.      Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz/Handout via REUTERS

Staff takes a swab sample from evacuees after their arrival in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, in this photo obtained August 17.      Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz/Handout via REUTERS

Staff takes a swab sample from evacuees after their arrival in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, in this photo obtained August 17.      Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz/Handout via REUTERS
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Evacuees from Afghanistan as they arrive in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, August 17.   Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz

Evacuees from Afghanistan as they arrive in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, August 17. Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz

Evacuees from Afghanistan as they arrive in an Airbus A400 transport aircraft of the German Air Force Luftwaffe in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, August 17. Marc Tessensohn/Twitter @Bw_Einsatz
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People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Paris, France, August 17.    REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Paris, France, August 17. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

People who have been evacuated from Afghanistan arrive at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Paris, France, August 17. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier
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People walk away from a plane after arriving at RAF Brize Norton, in Oxfordshire, Britain, August 17.  
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People walk away from a plane after arriving at RAF Brize Norton, in Oxfordshire, Britain, August 17.  REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People walk away from a plane after arriving at RAF Brize Norton, in Oxfordshire, Britain, August 17.  REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Members of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) who were evacuated from Kabul wave as the police truck carrying them leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17.   REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Members of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) who were evacuated from Kabul wave as the police truck carrying them leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Members of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) who were evacuated from Kabul wave as the police truck carrying them leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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People who were evacuated from Kabul wave from inside the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) bus as it leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People who were evacuated from Kabul wave from inside the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) bus as it leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People who were evacuated from Kabul wave from inside the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) bus as it leaves the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad, India, August 17. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Officials from the Indian mission in Afghanistan and evacuated Indian civilians are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17.  
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Officials from the Indian mission in Afghanistan and evacuated Indian civilians are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17. REUTERS/Stringer

Officials from the Indian mission in Afghanistan and evacuated Indian civilians are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17. REUTERS/Stringer
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Indian civilians who were evacuated are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17. REUTERS/Stringer

Indian civilians who were evacuated are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17. REUTERS/Stringer

Indian civilians who were evacuated are pictured after their flight landed in the western Indian city of Jamnagar for refueling on the way to Delhi, India, August 17. REUTERS/Stringer
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A Nepali man evacuated from Afghanistan is interviewed by the media personnel upon his arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A Nepali man evacuated from Afghanistan is interviewed by the media personnel upon his arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A Nepali man evacuated from Afghanistan is interviewed by the media personnel upon his arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Nepali men react upon their arrival after being evacuated from Afghanistan, at Tribhuvan International Airport, in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17.  
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Nepali men react upon their arrival after being evacuated from Afghanistan, at Tribhuvan International Airport, in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Nepali men react upon their arrival after being evacuated from Afghanistan, at Tribhuvan International Airport, in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 17. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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An Afghan girl waits after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16.    Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

An Afghan girl waits after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

An Afghan girl waits after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS
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An Afghan boy receives a bag containing food from a Red Cross member after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16.   Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

An Afghan boy receives a bag containing food from a Red Cross member after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

An Afghan boy receives a bag containing food from a Red Cross member after arriving at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS
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Evacuated Afghan people arrive at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16.    Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

Evacuated Afghan people arrive at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS

Evacuated Afghan people arrive at Fiumicino airport after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. Italian Ministry of Defence/via REUTERS
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Evacuees crowd the interior of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft, carrying some 640 Afghans to Qatar from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15.  
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Evacuees crowd the interior of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft, carrying some 640 Afghans to Qatar from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15.  Courtesy of Defense One/via REUTERS

Evacuees crowd the interior of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft, carrying some 640 Afghans to Qatar from Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15.  Courtesy of Defense One/via REUTERS
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People embrace as evacuated Italian people return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

People embrace as evacuated Italian people return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

People embrace as evacuated Italian people return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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An evacuated Italian woman carries her luggage as she returns to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16.  
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An evacuated Italian woman carries her luggage as she returns to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

An evacuated Italian woman carries her luggage as she returns to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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Carabinieri paramilitary police officers escort people outside Fiumicino airport as their return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16.   REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

Carabinieri paramilitary police officers escort people outside Fiumicino airport as their return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

Carabinieri paramilitary police officers escort people outside Fiumicino airport as their return to Italy after Taliban insurgents entered Afghanistan's capital Kabul, in Rome, Italy, August 16. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan walk on the tarmac after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 11.     Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera

Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan walk on the tarmac after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 11.  Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera

Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan walk on the tarmac after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 11.  Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera
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Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan wait to board buses after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 13.  Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera

Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan wait to board buses after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 13.  Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera

Afghan refugees who supported Canada’s mission in Afghanistan wait to board buses after arriving in Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Canada, August 13.  Cpl Rachael Allen/Canadian Forces Combat Camera
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CH-46 Sea Knight military transport helicopter flies over Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. REUTERS/Stringer

CH-46 Sea Knight military transport helicopter flies over Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15. REUTERS/Stringer

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