US Flag Lowered to Half-Staff in Massachusetts After Deadly Attack in Kabul

US flags were lowered to half-staff across the county to honor the victims of the deadly attacks at Kabul airport on August 26, that claimed the lives of dozens of Afghans and at least 12 US service members.

This footage uploaded by Carlo DeMaria, Mayor of the city of Everett in Massachusetts, shows the flag being lowered outside the city’s police department.

The White House issued a statement from President Joe Biden which ordered that “the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds” until August 30. Credit: Mayor Carlo DeMaria via Storyful

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