Afghan embassy workers on their way to NL; extra soldiers sent to Kabul

The Netherlands has sent extra soldiers to aid with the evacuations in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defense announced on Sunday afternoon. The reinforcements will help the 62 soldiers of the Dutch special forces already stationed in Kabul. The military is being deployed to protect the planes, evacuees and the consular emergency team in Kabul.

In addition, soldiers from the Marine Corps and the Airmobile Brigade are being prepared to go to Afghanistan….