‘One Of History’s Biggest Airlifts’: Biden Hails US Evacuation From Afghanistan

US airlift of over 120,000 people from Afghanistan “extraordinary success”, Joe Biden said (File)


President Joe Biden called the US airlift of more than 120,000 people from Afghanistan an “extraordinary success” Tuesday, a day after the last US soldiers pulled out of the country.

“We completed one of the biggest airlifts in history,” Biden said.

“No nation has ever done anything like it in all of history; only the United States had the capacity and the will and ability to do it,” he said.

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