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– WASHINGTON, AUG 19 – American diplomats serving in Kabul also warned Washington a month ago of the rapid advance of the Taliban and provided advice on how to speed up the evacuations. The Wall Street Journal writes, according to which about twenty state department executives at the US embassy sent an internal memo to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and another official to warn them of the potential collapse of Kabul shortly after the deadline. of 31 August for the withdrawal of American troops. (HANDLE).