Volcanic eruption threat forces evacuation in Iceland

Icelandic authorities announced the completion of the evacuation of the town of Grindavik on the Reykjanes Peninsula following a state of emergency after strong earthquakes rocked the peninsula in the southwest of the country.

US exploring land routes to evacuate Afghan allies

US Under Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said President Joe Biden's administration is engaged in "ongoing intensive diplomatic work" to help American citizens and Afghan allies wishing to leave Afghanistan following the Taliban's takeover of the country, Al Jazeera reported.

NZ completes Kabul evacuation

So far, 276 New Zealand nationals and permanent residents, their families, and other visa holders have been evacuated from Kabul.

Harris says focus must stay on Afghan evacuation

Singapore prime minister Lee offered the U.S. the use of the Singapore Air Force’s transport aircraft to help with the evacuation, and said the country is now watching what the U.S. does next