Sky News Breakfast: A damning report claims the UK was not prepared to evacuate Afghanistan.

On Sky News Breakfast with Kay Burley on Tuesday, December 7:

- The damning claims from a whistle blower who says junior government officials working on the Afghanistan evacuation were asked to make life and death decisions they knew nothing about.

- Severe weather warnings have been issued as Storm Barra closes in from the Atlantic today.

- Olympic boycott... what will the UK do after the US says it won't send government officials to next year's Beijing winter games over human rights concerns?

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