On Monday, videos shot at Kabul airport showed scenes of panic, with Afghans trying to board planes to flee the Taliban-occupied country.
U.S. troops found “human remains” in landing gearA military plane has attacked Afghanistan on Monday The U.S. Air Force said Tuesday it was panicking at Kabul airport, which has launched an investigation.
The U.S. Air Force will review all videos circulating on social media about the C-17 transport aircraft Hundreds of people followed, Some people are madly trying to get stuck on its sides or wheels. Another video shows the same plane flying over Kabul, and two people are seen falling into a void.
In addition to uploaded videos and press reports of people falling from the plane during take-off, the remains of a man were found while alighting at Al Air Base in C-17 landing gear. Uday, Qatar, U.S. Air Force spokeswoman Ann Stephanek said. .
“The investigation will be comprehensive to allow us to get all the facts about this tragic incident,” she added in a statement.
A person who crashed under the wheels of an airplane before takeoff has not been fully assessed or information confirmed. The C-17 landed and was loaded with equipment intended for U.S. military forces sent to Kabul to secure the evacuation of civilians.
“Before the crew unloaded the plane, hundreds of Afghans surrounded it,” a spokesman said. “The crew decided to leave as soon as possible because of the rapidly deteriorating situation around the plane.”