Yesterday, the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office confirmed that Mr Raab “is returning to the UK today, given the situation”.
An FCDO spokesperson also said: “The Foreign Secretary is personally overseeing the FCDO response, and engaging with international partners.”
Many celebrities have joined Jennie in speaking out on the devastating situation, with Strictly Come Dancing judge Motsi Mabuse writing: “The more I read the more upset I get . Honestly just everyone blaming each other.
“It’s a mess which has cost human lives and will cost human lives . What really makes me livid is we are living in 2021 , you would think we would know better . #Afganistan.”
Gary Lineker also praised Canada for welcoming a flight of refugees to the country, who are part of the 20,000 vulnerable Afghans threatened by the Taliban.
“Not every country is bereft of decency,” the Match Of The Day host wrote in view of his 8.1 million Twitter followers.