Afghan women scream ‘the taliban are coming’ as they beg troops to save them
Ladies were shot reaching their hands through iron railings towards American soldiers while crying for help as Afghans face another repulsive reality under the merciless rule of the Taliban.
Taliban gunmen have now encircled the airport – the only way out of the conflict torn country for a great many exiles and far off nationals abandoned in the capital and nearby provinces.
The militants have reportedly been piping individuals towards a gate on the south side of the airport and requesting for documents before civilians can pass.
Stunning video footage additionally showed crowds pushed up facing concrete walls on the airport’s north side with gunshots being discharged over the heads of men, ladies and kids to hold them back.
General Sir Nick Carter, the UK’s chief of the defence staff, said they are working with the Taliban to guarantee that people can leave – however he cautioned there are “a lot of challenges on the ground“.
Last night, Taliban hooligans reportedly assaulted women and children with whips and sticks prior to discharging their weapons in the midst of tumult at the airport.
About six people were harmed, including a mother and little boy