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Pentagon for Kabul massacre: “One suicide bomber”

THE deadly attack on its airport gate Kabul committed by a suicide bomber – and not by two people – announced a while ago Pentagon, in his briefing on Thursday’s terrorist attack.

It is recalled that the responsibility for this attack, in which they were killed 13 Americans soldiers and at least 79 Afghans, took over his branch Islamic State in Afghanistan.

“I can confirm that we do not believe there was a second explosion at or near the Baron Hotel, that the suicide bomber was aSaid the lieutenant general William Taylor, as broadcast by ΑΠΕ ΜΠΕ.

Taylor added that the American soldiers who were injured in the attack are treated in Germany.

He also warned that “there are specific, reliable threatsAgainst the airport and the Pentagon controls them “almost in real time”.

The US military will be able to to continue the evacuation “Until the last minute,” a Pentagon spokesman said. John Kirby, as the August 31st deadline for the withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan approaches.

At the airport they are still waiting 5,400 refugees, waiting to be released from the country.

“We are still counting on completing this mission at the end of the month. And as it approaches (the date) you will see some movements for the exit of our soldiers and a part of our equipment (…) but we will be able to airlift the trapped until the last moment“, He stressed.

Kirby added that some of the military equipment was not going to leave Kabul and will be destroyed.

Regarding the control of the international airport Hamid Karzai after Aug. 31, a Pentagon spokesman said many countries were willing to cooperate with the Taliban to continue its operation.

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