Taliban representative (Taliban movement banned in Russia) said that the militants were not involved in the riots at the Kabul airport, which were allegedly caused by the lack of a clear evacuation plan. It is reported by Reuters…
In addition, according to the agency, the Taliban are negotiating to ensure the withdrawal of Western troops from Afghanistan on friendly terms.
In the coming weeks, the movement intends to introduce a new system of governance in Afghanistan. It will be aimed at protecting the rights of the entire population, a Taliban spokesman said.
On August 15, representatives of the movement announced the seizure of power in Afghanistan – this happened after the seizure of the capital of the country, Kabul. On the same day, President Ashraf Ghani left the republic. The leadership of the state was assumed by a temporary council, which will have to transfer power to the Taliban.
Thousands of Afghans then flew to Kabul International Airport to flee the country. All commercial flights from Kabul have been canceled. In the published videos, people burst into the airport building, fill it in tens of seconds, after which a crush forms at the entrances. Many ran out onto the runway.