#UnitedKingdon

.London, UK
The changes to the UK travel rules will be effective from October 4. (Photo credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • The UK is scrapping its "traffic light" system that ranks countries as red, amber, or green
  • The government has announced a two-tier system from October 4
  • Almost 82% of people 16 and up in the UK are fully vaccinated

.Kabul, Afghanistan
members of the British and US military engage in the evacuation of people out of Kabul (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Kabul airport has become a focal point as thousands gather to flee Afghanistan
  • Countries are trying to evacuate its citizens from Afghanistan
  • Former UK PM Tony Blair has called the withdrawal of Western troops an "abandonment" of Afghanistan