Kabul and clarified several things including the allegation that Ghani left Kabul with four cars and a helicopter stuffed with cash.shraf Ghani who was welcomed by the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday posted his first message on Facebook after the fall of
Ghani said he left the country since his life was in danger and that the “Taliban gunmen were already at the Palace gates”.
“If I had stayed the President of Afghanistan, people would have been hanged and this would have been a dreadful disaster in our history. I am not fearful of an honorable death, and dishonoring Afghanistan was not acceptable to me, but I had to. I was taken out of Afghanistan to avoid bloodshed and the destruction of Afghanistan,” he added.
Ghani said he had no intention of remaining in exile in Dubai and was in talks to return home. He said he was expelled from Afghanistan and had he stayed in Kabul, then he would have been hanged. “Had I stayed there, an elected president of Afghanistan would have been hanged again right before the Afghans’ own eyes,” he said.