According to reports, the United States urged speeding up the visa process for Afghans who have worked for the U.S. government in Afghanistan.

The reports added that those Afghans who have worked with U.S. Government for the past 20 years, now reportedly their lives seem to be in danger after the withdrawal of foreign troops.

America plans to increase the number of visa services by five times in Afghanistan, Reuters reported.

Patrick Leahy, United States Senator urged speeding up the Special Visas due to increases in Taliban threats for Afghans who have worked with the U.S. government.

Reuters added that the United States plans to issue between 1,000 to 1,400 visas per month to vulnerable Afghans, but the embassy has issued only 237 visas in the past three months.

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