A female U.S. military service member was assaulted by male evacuees at the Doña Ana County Range Complex where Afghan refugees are being housed, Fort Bliss officials said.
About 9,000 Afghans remain stuck at Ramstein Air Base with no idea when they can move on after the White House suspended flights because of measles cases among evacuees arriving in America.
The Taliban are enjoying their new toys at the expense of the US taxpayer, including a UH-60 Black Hawk.
The Defense Department will house and support about 2,500 Afghans seeking refuge in the United States at stateside military bases starting with Fort Lee, Va., chief Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said Monday.
Hannah Wagner and Ulf Mauder dpa Dushanbe — The Central Asian republic of Tajikistan is mobilizing 20,000 reservists to protect its more than 900-kilometre-long border with Afghanistan. This was ordered by President Emomali Rahmon after more than 1,000 Afghan soldiers had fled from Islamist Taliban fighters…
All US and coalition troops have left Bagram airfield, the largest US military base in Afghanistan, a US defence official said on Friday.