G7 meets on Taliban evacuation deadline

Updated August 24 2021 - 10:50am, first published 10:47am
President Joe Biden will face pressure from G7 leaders to extend Kabul airlift deadline.

Western forces at Kabul airport are working frantically to get people out of Afghanistan before an August 31 deadline as US President Joe Biden faces pressure to negotiate more time for the airlift of thousands trying to flee.

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