Additional Dutch and Afghans evacuated from Kabul, are now in Qatar

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In full 67 Dutch folks and Afghan nationals with links to the Netherlands have been evacuated from Afghanistan on two planes chartered by France and Qatar, the foreign affairs ministry has explained to broadcaster NOS.

The group included four Dutch nationals and their households. The relaxation were being possibly interpreters or worked for the Dutch in Afghanistan in a further operate, NOS stated.

Human Legal rights Look at reported earlier this 7 days that persons who did perform for the peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan were remaining targeted and executed by the Taliban. At least just one human being who labored for the Netherlands is imagined to have been killed.

The evacuees will be brought from Qatar to the Netherlands shortly, the foreign ministry said on Twitter.

In August, the Netherlands brought some 2,500 Dutch and Afghan nationals out of Kabul, prior to it fell to the Taliban, but hundreds of individuals are regarded to have been left driving. Previous 7 days, just one group commenced legal action towards the Netherlands in an work to pace up their evacuation.

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