NZDF withdraws from Afghanistan airlift

By Ben McKay
Updated August 26 2021 - 11:50pm, first published 11:48pm
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the NZDF has wound up its airlift operation in Afghanistan.

The New Zealand Defence Force has left Kabul as the situation deteriorates, mindful they have left some Kiwi citizens and wartime allies on the ground in Afghanistan.