Pentagon says the U.S. military evacuated more than 2,000 people out of Kabul in the last 24 hours

During a Pentagon press briefing on Thursday, Major Gen. William Taylor said the U.S. military airlifted more than 2,000 evacuees out of Kabul in the past 24 hours. Since Aug. 14, Taylor said, the U.S. has evacuated about 7,000 people out of Afghanistan.

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