Commercial Flight Carries Foreigners From Kabul to Qatar

A Qatar Airways flight departed Kabul on September 9 bound for Doha, carrying around 200 people including Americans and other foreigners, according to reports.

In a statement, the White House confirmed that the flight landed in Qatar, adding that “the Taliban have been cooperative in facilitating the departure of American citizens and lawful permanent residents on charter flights from HKIA [Hamid Karzai International Airport].”

This video shows the path of the Qatar Airways Boeing 777 after it left Afghan airspace on Thursday. Credit: Flightradar24 via Storyful

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