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White House says 19 Americans left Afghanistan on Qatar Airways Friday

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A Qatar Airways flight takes off from the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 10, 2021. WANA (West Asia News Agency) via REUTERS

WASHINGTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Nineteen Americans were on a Qatar Airways flight out of Kabul on Friday, the White House said, while an additional two U.S. citizens and 11 permanent residents left Afghanistan overland to a third country with U.S. government help.

Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Mohammad Zargham

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