ROME, AUG 16 – “The air force flight with our compatriots on board left Kabul”. This was announced by Minister Luigi Di Maio to the special Afghanistan of Radio 1. In the flight of the Air Force there are “about a hundred of our compatriots,” not only the diplomatic staff of the Embassy and the Agency for Cooperation and Development , but also our compatriots who were in Afghanistan and who responded to the call from the foreign ministry to return to Italy ”, he added. “This is the first of the flights that will continue to take off from Kabul to Italy in the coming days to repatriate compatriots”. (HANDLE).