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PHOTO GALLERY: People flee as Taliban takes control




Afghan security guards stand on a wall as hundreds of people gather outside the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. AP

Hundreds of people gather outside the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. AP

Afghan people gather outside the French embassy in Kabul on August 17, 2021 waiting to leave Afghanistan. AFP

Afghan people line up outside the Iranian embassy to get a visa in Kabul on August 17, 2021, after the Taliban took over Afghanistan. AFP

Indian Nationals prepare to board an Indian military aircraft at the airport in Kabul on August 17, 2021 to be evacuated after the Taliban stunning takeover of Afghanistan. AFP

The DAT airline aircraft, which was used by the Danish National football team during the Euro 2021, is seen on the tarmac at the Islamabad International Airport on August 17, 2021 to reportedly assist with the evacuation of Danish nationals and others from Afghanistan. AFP

Taliban fighters stand guard at an entrance gate outside the Interior Ministry in Kabul on August 17, 2021. AFP

Taliban fighters stand guard at an entrance gate outside the Interior Ministry in Kabul on August 17, 2021. AFP

Taliban fighters patrol along a street in Kabul on August 17, 2021. AFP