Qatar warned Tuesday it might not take accountability for Kabul airport with out “clear” agreements with all concerned, together with the Taliban, about its operations.
Doha has turn out to be a key dealer in Afghanistan following final month’s withdrawal of US forces, serving to evacuate 1000’s of foreigners and Afghans, partaking the brand new Taliban rulers and supporting operations at Kabul airport.
“We have to make it possible for the whole lot is addressed very clearly in any other case… we’re not in a position to take any accountability of the airport (if) all this stuff will not be addressed,” Overseas Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani stated at a press briefing.
“Proper now the standing continues to be (below) negotiation.”
For the reason that US pullout, Qatar Airways planes have made a number of journeys to Kabul, flying in assist and Doha’s representatives and ferrying out overseas passport holders.
The 2-decade US intervention in Afghanistan ended with the hurried airlift of greater than 120,000 individuals from Kabul because the Taliban returned to energy.
The US pulled its remaining troops out of Afghanistan on August 30, ending its longest warfare simply forward of the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 assaults that prompted its invasion.
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