Over 18 thousand people have been evacuated from Kabul airport since the Taliban took control over the Afghanistan capital city, a NATO official told the news agency, Reuters on Friday.
Although, the mass continued to pack outside the airport, desperate to flee, said the NATO official, who opt not to be identified. The Taliban seized powers over Kabul on Sunday.
As per Pentagon, a total of 7 thousand people have been evacuated from Afghanistan since the evacuation operations started on August 14 and more than 5,200 US troops are in Afghanistan's capital.
Progressively, the number of people evacuated out of Afghanistan is roughly qqnear 12,000.