The United Kingdom has ordered all British citizens in Afghanistan to flee the country as the Taliban seizes a greater portion of the Middle Eastern country.
The Taliban is quickly reconquering Afghanistan just months after U.S. troops were pulled out.
The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office issued the warning on Friday. The situation is getting worse despite claims from many heads of state that the situation is stable.
The announcement read, “All British nationals in Afghanistan are advised to leave now by commercial means. If you are still in Afghanistan, you are advised to leave now by commercial means because of the worsening security situation.”
Terrorists have reclaimed rural Afghanistan and are now beginning to launch offensives into several Afghan cities.
After nearly two decades of conflict, nations like the U.K. and the United States have gained nothing.
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