Extra than 800 Afghan refugees comprise up to now landed in Spain since final week
Afghan Refugees | Reuters
Amid the Taliban occupation over Afghanistan, a neat different of of us are being evacuated by the British and US troops. As per executive experiences, 4,000 Afghans will be temporarily hosted in Spain who had labored for the United States at two army bases aged by the U.S. army in southern Spain.
Per sources, the settlement became once signed by Madrid and Washington on Monday (August 23) which states that the rescued Afghans will be stationed in Spain for up to two weeks.
The settlement became once reported by the Spanish newspaper ‘El Pais’ and follows a deal reached over the weekend by U.S President Joe Biden and Spanish High Minister Pedro Sanchez to host Afghans on the two bases on the Rota (Cadiz) and Moron de la Frontera (Seville) airbases.
While the settlement took region, a plane carrying 260 Afghan refugees and their households arrived on Monday at a Spain-based entirely European Union hub at a army unsuitable exterior Madrid in Torrejon de Ardoz. The Madrid unsuitable is being aged to host Afghan refugees who labored with the European Union and their households, who will then lumber to other EU countries. Extra than 800 Afghan refugees comprise up to now landed in Spain since final week.