WASHINGTON, Oct 14 The US military prevented the hijacking of the plane at the Kabul airport during the evacuation in August, said one of the commanders of the American units Brian Desotels, whose words are quoted in a release from the US Air Force. It is noted that during the evacuation flights, the US military received information that five unknown on board one of the commercial flights intended to hijack the plane. After that, the military drove the suspects to another part of the airport. Information about the identity of the alleged invaders has not yet been provided. The head of the Pentagon spoke about the evacuation of citizens from Afghanistan In early August, the Taliban * stepped up their offensive against the government forces of Afghanistan, entered Kabul on August 15 and the next day declared that the war was over. The last two weeks of August from the airport of Kabul, which was under the protection of the US military, there was a mass evacuation of Western citizens and Afghans who collaborated with them. On the night of August 31, the US military left the Kabul airport, ending the nearly 20-year US military presence in Afghanistan. * A terrorist organization banned in Russia.
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