Meanwhile, the US military said it killed two high-profile Daesh targets and left another wounded early on Saturday in a drone strike, after US President Joe Biden had promised swift retaliation.
US President Biden is under increasing pressure to extend an August 31 deadline to pull out American forces, with Britain to lobby at a virtual G7 summit for a longer presence.
Crowds have grown at the airport over the past week, hindering operations as the United States and other nations attempt to evacuate thousands of their diplomats and civilians as well as numerous Afghans.
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