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Afghan refugee finds safety, peace and power in Northeast Ohio after harrowing journey fleeing Taliban

Cleveland 16 Oct 2021
Mursal’s name has been changed for this story, to protect her identity and family members who remain in danger in Kabul, where Mursal’s journey to freedom began. THE FALL OF KABUL ... But they convinced her it was OK to leave and she took off, alone, for the Kabul airport ... Everything is finished for women since Kabul fell,” Mursal said.
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Afghan refugee finds safety, peace and power in Northeast Ohio with help from Gold Star wife

Stars and Stripes 16 Oct 2021
Mursal’s name has been changed for this story, to protect her identity and family members who remain in danger in Kabul, where Mursal’s journey to freedom began ... The fall of Kabul ... But they convinced her it was OK to leave and she took off, alone, for the Kabul airport ... Everything is finished for women since Kabul fell,” Mursal said.
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The Role of Mercenaries in Afghan Disaster

GlobalResearch 04 Oct 2021
In “How a guy known as ‘Canadian Dave’ helped get 100 people out of Afghanistan in final days of Taliban takeover” Judy Trinh writes about David Lavery helping get some of those gathered near the Kabul airport on to flights ... Toronto company Globe Risk Holdings had offices in Kabul and Kandahar.
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Turkey builds border wall to prevent Afghan refuge influx

Beijing News 25 Sep 2021
Ankara September 25 (ANI). In order to restrain the potential influx of Afghan refugees, Turkey has decided to build a 10 feet high concrete slab ... Earlier on August 15, when the Taliban gained control over the capital city of Kabul, anti-Pakistan protests across the globe were organised against Islamabad's role in helping the Taliban ... (ANI) ....
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Iran sharply divided on recognizing the Taliban

Asiatimes 20 Sep 2021
Before the fall of Kabul, approximately 25% of Afghanistan’s international trade was with Iran ... Iran’s embassy in Kabul is functional ... “It is not just them but most other radical Islamist groups across the globe have been inspired by how the Taliban took over Kabul and defeated the West, so it’s a sign of hope for them,” he told Asia Times.
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Afghan child, evacuated alone, arrives in Canada: Report

Al Jazeera 14 Sep 2021
A three-year-old Afghan boy has made it to Toronto, where his father lives, after leaving Kabul alone more than two weeks ago, Canadian news outlet The Globe and Mail reported. The boy, whom The Globe identified with the pseudonym Ali for safety concerns for his family in Afghanistan, arrived in Canada on Monday after a 14-hour flight from Qatar.
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Letters: Gov. DeSantis should consider his actions while criticizing President Biden

The Florida Times Union 14 Sep 2021
During the last 10 days of August, our military evacuated 122,000 Americans and Afghanis from the Kabul airport to safe zones across the globe. The evacuation proceeded in an environment fraught with danger from a bloodthirsty enemy that flipped control of the entire country in less than two weeks ... Gov ... Imagine if Gov ...  .
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Local View: If we're a great country, we welcome Afghan refugees

Duluth News Tribune 13 Sep 2021
“The cries that blame contend with a wailing that cannot be comforted.” ... While there, the refugees will wait for more permanent placements with the aid of resettlement agencies ... A now-iconic scene seen across the globe was that of an infant being lifted from the mass of Afghan people desperate to get across the barrier into the airport in Kabul ... .
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The war on terror and the long death of liberal interventionism

Vox 08 Sep 2021
Christina Animashaun/Vox ... US forces remain engaged in counterterrorism operations across the globe . After an ISIS suicide bombing at Kabul airport during the withdrawal killed an estimated 170 people, including 13 American service members, the US launched drone strikes against ISIS targets in Afghanistan — killing at least 10 Afghan civilians ... ...
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Bay Area Tech, Legal Experts Help Dozens Flee Afghanistan

NBCBayArea 07 Sep 2021
In Fremont's Little Kabul, each day brings a new reason to worry about the people still trying to flee Afghanistan ... Valley, which is northeast of the capital Kabul ... ‘Just Dads Reaching Across the Globe' – How an Afghan Interpreter and His Family Escaped the Taliban in Kabul.
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US-Built Databases a Potential Tool of Taliban Repression, If They Can Access Them

NBCBayArea 07 Sep 2021
Since Kabul fell Aug ... ‘Just Dads Reaching Across the Globe' – How an Afghan Interpreter and His Family Escaped the Taliban in Kabul ... contractor in Kabul told The Associated Press he and co-workers who developed a U.S.-funded database used to manage army and police payrolls got phone calls summoning them to the Defense Ministry.
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Donating is often more helpful than showing up to ‘help’

Irish Independent 04 Sep 2021
“In the public world there always seems to be alarms at this time of year, August 1914, August 1939, now Kabul and its ... The hope is that it will keep our governments thinking about strategic assistance and openness to parts of the globe that are threatened, as Kabul is right now.
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Pak officials urge world to give chance to Taliban

Beijing News 30 Aug 2021
Islamabad August 29 (ANI) ... Earlier on August 15, the day when the Taliban gained control over the capital city of Kabul, anti-Pakistan protests across the globe were organised and the demonstrators raised their voices against Islamabad's role in the Afghanistan debacle and blamed the country for helping the Taliban ... (ANI) ....
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Pakistan officials urge world to give ‘chance’ to Taliban

The Siasat Daily 30 Aug 2021
Islamabad ... Earlier on August 15, the day when the Taliban gained control over the capital city of Kabul, anti-Pakistan protests across the globe were organised and the demonstrators raised their voices against Islamabad’s role in the Afghanistan debacle and blamed the country for helping the Taliban ... .
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US evacuates 2,000 people from Afghanistan over past 24 hours

The Telegraph India 29 Aug 2021
"From August 28 at 3.00 AM EDT to August 28 at 3.00 PM EDT, a total of approximately 2,000 people were evacuated from Kabul ... "As the military mission begins to end in Kabul, thousands of service members are working across the globe and within the United States to complete this incredibly important mission," Taylor said.
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