Sharbat Gula, the “Afghan girl” featured on the cover of “National Geographic,” was evacuated to Italy following the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. “The Taliban don’t want women to be visible, and she’s an extremely visible Afghan woman,” @heatherbarr1 told @nytimes .
Introducing Jenny from @JasonandAxel & her inspiring namesake, Jenny Moreno. The 25 year-old Army Captain from San Diego was killed in Afghanistan. The Lab named in her honor is nearly finished with service dog training but will join @PenFedamp ; me on the @WreathsAcrossonvoy !
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has sent 5,000 passports to Afghanistan’s embassy in Saudi Arabia, the ministry’s spokesman said, adding that passports will be sent to other embassies too if needed. #TOLOnews
#Opinion #Afghanistan is undergoing a comprehensive and systemic crisis, which is directly related to the US. If the US does not assume its due responsibilities, the crisis of Afghanistan can hardly be tackled.
Since the U.S. airlifted 124,000 people from Kabul over a six-week period earlier this year, people involved in the effort to continue getting people out of Afghanistan and from under Taliban rule are calling on the U.S. and other nations to do more.
Julian Assange speaking in 2011: "The goal is to use Afghanistan to wash money out of the tax bases of the US and Europe through Afghanistan and back into the hands of a transnational security elite. The goal is an endless war, not a successful war" #Afghanistan
How much money did we spend in Afghanistan over the last 20 years that we were told we could never afford to spend at home?
We should have the small remaining number of our BRAVE Men and Women serving in Afghanistan home by Christmas!
Russians are paying Islamic radicals to kill American troops in Afghanistan. Donald Trump has known about Putin targeting Americans for months and has refused to even condemn Russia diplomatically. What Republican senator will speak out against this shocking dereliction of duty?