Pentagon

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The Pentagon on Sunday said it activated the Civil Reserve Air Fleet, ordering U.S. airlines to provide flights for the Afghanistan evacuation. ...
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby stood by his comments last week that Kabul was not in "imminent" danger even though two days later the Afghan capital collapsed into Taliban control. ...
During a Pentagon briefing, Maj. Gen. William Taylor announced that in the last 24 hours six U.S. military C-17 and 32 charters departed Kabul airport with a total of 3,800 passengers.  ...
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said Thursday that the number of American citizens trapped in Afghanistan remains unknown. ...

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