By Simon Veazey
The Epoch Times
The UK was “absolutely ploughing through the numbers,” Defence Secretary Ben Wallace told the BBC on Aug. 19, following stories of Taliban checkpoints at the airport hampering the movement of Afghans and expats to the planes.
Wallace gave the example of the most recent flights, which he said carried 115 and 138 apiece.
Many of the flights out of the country were at full capacity, he said. Click here to continue reading.