27.2 C
Thursday, February 22, 2024
Home News Updates We Cannot Just Walk Away': Starmer Turns The Pressure Up On Boris...

We Cannot Just Walk Away’: Starmer Turns The Pressure Up On Boris To Support Afghanistan Government As He Warns Crisis

Sir Keir Starmer has warned the Afghanistan crisis ‘undermines the legacy of British soldiers’ and raises the terror threat as he suggests Britain cannot ‘turn our backs on the country.

The Taliban is now fighting Afghan Government forces just seven miles from Kabul as UK troops head to the capital to evacuate Britons before militants overwhelm the country.

Discussing the unfolding scenes in the country, Sir Starmer told Sky News: ‘We have obligations to Afghanistan, we made promises to Afghanistan, and we cannot just walk away and let this turn into a humanitarian crisis, and probably a refugee crisis as well.’ The Labour leader’s words come as Boris Johnson said on Thursday night that it is not ‘realistic’ to expect outside powers to impose a ‘combat solution’ on Afghanistan as the Taliban’s surging advance closes on Kabul and British and US troops start to arrive to evacuate Westerners.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

President William Ruto Signed Four Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Bills Into Law.

The four bills include the Primary Health Care Bill, Facility Improvement Financing Bill, Digital Health Bill and the Social Health Insurance Bill. The Primary Health...

Tanzanians Flee The War In Israel And Return Home

9 Tanzanians who were in Israel have returned home today October 18, 2023 and were received by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and...

Israeli President Herzog Slams BBC’s For Refusing To Call Hamas Terrorists During Talks With Rishi Sunak

Israeli President Isaac Herzog slammed the BBC for what he said was a 'distortion of the facts' over its reporting on Hamas during a meeting with British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak...

Watch Videos And Subscribe On Our Channel Special4uTV

https://www.youtube.com/@Special4uTV https://youtu.be/-iwDgQHEGBw   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lz7hbB6xhfc      

Recent Comments