Tag Archives: Kabul airport

Turkey, Qatar ink deal to jointly operate Kabul Airport | The Express Tribune

DOHA: Turkey and Qatar agreed to jointly operate the Kabul International Airport in Afghanistan, diplomatic sources told Anadolu Agency on Thursday. After talks between committees from both countries, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Turkish and Qatari companies to operate the airport in collaboration on the basis …

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Afghan police return to work alongside Taliban at Kabul airport | The Express Tribune

Afghan police at Kabul airport have returned to work manning checkpoints alongside Taliban security for the first time since the militants seized power, officers said Sunday. When the Taliban swept into Kabul last month ousting the government, police abandoned their posts, fearful of what the militants would do. But two …

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Kabul airport reopens to receive aid, flights restart | The Express Tribune

DUBAI: Ariana Afghan Airlines resumed some flights in Afghanistan between Kabul and three major provincial cities on Saturday, the carrier said, after a technical team from Qatar reopened the capital’s airport for aid and domestic services. Flights between Kabul and the western city of Herat, Mazar-i Sharif in northern Afghanistan …

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‘US caused $350m worth of damage to Kabul airport’ | The Express Tribune

KABUL: Video clips showing US servicemen frantically damaging military vehicles and aircraft at Kabul airport before their evacuation went viral on social media earlier this week. According to Taliban estimates, the Hamid Karzai International Airport has suffered $350 million worth of damage. The Gulf state of Qatar is working with …

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