UPDATED 6:16 PM PT – Saturday, August 28, 2021
Two British nationals and a British national child fell victim to the suicide bombing at the Kabul airport. In a statement from Friday, U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the three victims were waiting for an evacuation flight when the attack happened.
Rabb went on to say, “we will not turn our backs on those who look to us in their hour of need and we never be cowed.”
I am deeply saddened to learn that 2 British nationals and the child of a British national were killed in yesterday’s terror attack in Kabul, with more injured. Read my statement here – https://t.co/DH7y2ZipEd
— Dominic Raab (@DominicRaab) August 27, 2021
The foreign secretary added two more British nationals were injured. One has been waiting to be evacuated to the U.K., while the other is being treated at a hospital in Kabul.