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Outrage as UK rescues Afghan pets but leaves animal shelter staff behind

Assisted by the British army, Operation Ark flew about 200 cats and dogs to safety from Kabul airport

29 August 2021 - 18:50 By Harry Wilson

As the operation to airlift Afghans desperate to flee Taliban rule enters its waning hours, a row has erupted over the evacuation of hundreds of cats and dogs by a former British serviceman...

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