State Department, Then Taliban, Reportedly Blocking Private Rescue Planes From Departing Afghanistan


Zero Hedge: Several reports began to trickle in over the weekend about planes stuck in Afghanistan which are trying to evacuate stranded Americans and Afghan allies.

“When the righteous increase, the people rejoice,
But when a wicked man rules, people groAN” Proverbs 29:2

While a ‘senior Congressional source’ told CBS News on Sunday that ‘the Taliban won’t let them leave,’ several new sources have come forward to blame the Biden State Department for preventing the flights from leaving earlier in the weekend.

This is zero place to be negotiating with American lives. Those are our people standing on the tarmac and all it takes is a X%$$#% phone call,” one of the rescuers told Fox News. “If one life is lost as a result of this, the blood is on the White House’s hands. The blood is on their hands,” that individual said, adding: “It is not the Taliban that is holding this up – as much as it sickens me to say that – it is the United States government.” Read More