Taliban did not stop anyone from leaving the country, the US Secretary of State Blankenship

Doha (AFP, Jang News) – US Secretary of State Anthony Blankenship has denied reports that the Taliban have stopped Americans trying to board a flight from a northern Afghan city.

However, he said the Taliban did not allow chartered flights because some passengers did not have travel documents.

According to foreign news outlets, there have been reports in recent days that thousands of people, including Americans, have been stranded in Mazar-e-Sharif for several days because their chartered flights have not been cleared, one of the flight organizers said. The US State Department.

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At a press conference in Qatar on Tuesday, Secretary of State Anthony Blankenship said Washington had identified “relatively” a small number of Americans trying to leave Mazar-e-Sharif.