Atlanta, Ga. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff today released the following statement:
“My team remains on call to assist constituents with information and support regarding evacuation procedures and consular services for Americans who remain in Afghanistan and for SIV-eligible Afghan nationals who have worked for and with the U.S. government.
“I continue to urge the Biden Administration to make every effort to protect and evacuate U.S. citizens and SIV-eligible Afghans.
“I commend the heroic ongoing efforts of U.S. military personnel supporting the airlift out of Kabul and pray for their safe return.
“My team is also standing by to connect U.S. service members and veterans with mental health services and other forms of support.”
Any Georgian seeking assistance is encouraged to call 470-786-7800 or visit ossoff.senate.gov.
Any veteran or service member in need of mental health services should immediately reach out to the Veterans Crisis Line (800-273-8255) or visit mentalhealth.va.gov.
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