“This is unlike anything you’ve tried before.” CNN journalist Clarissa Ward reports on the desperation at Kabul airport. It took seven hours to get there. “But the vast majority of people we spoke to took a day or two to get in.”
Ward spoke to American soldiers who told of how people threw their children at them, hoping to give them a better future. “If this isn’t the worst desperation imaginable, I don’t know what is.”
And the situation is not improving. “Oh my God, there is still a lot of work to be done, and a lot of people to be redeemed. The crowds outside the airport are not dwindling. They seem to be increasing every day.”
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