CBS2 Speaks With Lead Officer And Crew Of U.S. Air Force Mission That Helped 800 Afghan Refugees Escape KabulCBS2 recently spoke with them about what they went through that day, and got exclusive access inside a military plane just like the one from the refugee rescue.
Race To Evacuate As Many As Possible From Kabul After ISIS Bomb Kills At Least 170Evacuation flights resumed on Friday at Kabul's airport, less than a day after 13 American service members and scores of Afghans were killed in a suicide bombing claimed by the ISIS faction in Afghanistan.
Biden Vows Revenge For Kabul Attack That Killed 13 US Service MembersThirteen U.S. service members were killed and more than a dozen others injured in an attack outside the airport in the capital of Afghanistan on Thursday, opening a deadly new chapter in the massive U.S. effort to evacuate Americans and Afghan allies ahead of President Biden's August 31 deadline to withdraw.
Evacuations Lag As Taliban Gunmen Control Access To Kabul AirportA protest against the Taliban takeover in eastern Afghanistan ended Thursday morning with a report of several people killed after the militants opened fire, sparking a stampede.
Live Updates From CBS News: Pentagon Sending Another 1,000 Troops To Afghanistan As Taliban Takes ControlThe stunning development unfolded rapidly on Sunday as Afghan President Ashraf Ghani fled Kabul and the U.S. evacuated Americans from the country.
Pentagon Sending Troops To Kabul To Help Evacuation Of U.S. EmbassyThe Pentagon is sending troops to Karzai International Airport in Kabul to help evacuate U.S. embassy as the Taliban continues its offensive in Afghanistan.
At Least 95 Killed, 150 Wounded In Car Bombing In Afghan CapitalIt has been a month of relentless attacks in Afghanistan, with the Taliban and the Islamic State affiliate making alternate claims of responsibility.
Gunmen Attack Intercontinental Hotel In Kabul, Officials SayOne of the four attackers was killed by Afghan special forces, ministry spokesperson Najib Danish told CBS News.
Truck Bomb In Kabul, Afghanistan Kills At Least 90 PeopleA car bomb in a diplomatic area of Kabul, Afghanistan has killed at least 90 people and wounded 400 others.
NYPD Maintains Heightened Security Following Hotel Attack In AfghanistanPolice spokesman Paul Browne said the move wasn't prompted by a specific threat in the city, but the nation's biggest police department is taking no chances as it learns more about the attack on Kabul's Inter-Continental Hotel, which is frequented by foreigners.