U.S. evacuates 120 Pentagon personnel out of Israel  

  14 May 2021    Read: 995
U.S. evacuates 120 Pentagon personnel out of Israel  

The Pentagon confirmed reports Thursday that it withdrew 120 American civilians and military personnel from Israel, Anadolu Agency reports.

Spokesman John Kirby said the State Department personnel flew aboard a C-17 military aircraft and arrived in Ramstein, Germany.

"We made this decision to remove these individuals in coordination with our Israeli counterparts," Kirby said at a Pentagon news conference.


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