Defense Department Briefing on Afghanistan Evacuations

Pentagon Spokesperson John Kirby and Army Major General Hank Taylor held a news conference on U.S. efforts to evacuate Americans and Afghans… read more

Pentagon Spokesperson John Kirby and Army Major General Hank Taylor held a news conference on U.S. efforts to evacuate Americans and Afghans after the fall of the country to the Taliban. They responded to questions about evacuation flights, access to the airport, contingency planning, and the military’s mandate requiring all military personnel to be vaccinated against the coronavirus. Major General Taylor announced there have been approximately 88,000 people who had departed safely from Afghanistan. close

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  • John Kirby Press Secretary Department of Defense
  • Hank Taylor Deputy Director Joint Chiefs of Staff->Regional Operations

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Defense Department Briefing on Afghanistan Evacuations

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Program ID:
514275-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Briefing
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 25, 2021 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2021 | 8:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Aug 25, 2021 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 2021 | 10:37am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 25, 2021 | 3:52pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 25, 2021 | 5:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 2021 | 8:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 26, 2021 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 26, 2021 | 12:33am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 26, 2021 | 4:06am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 26, 2021 | 4:40am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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