Tag: Afghanistan

South Bay Congressman welcomes Afghan refugees to Fremont – CBS San Francisco

FREMONT (KPIX) – A new life awaits Afghan refugees in Fremont after Taliban takeover. When people leave Afghanistan, it is not because they want to leave. They have to leave. “They have their own home,…

900 Afghan evacuees are coming to Massachusetts – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS/Associated Press) – Massachusetts will take in 900 refugees from Afghanistan as the Biden administration begins notifying states of the number of people to be evacuated as part of the first group of about…

The Taliban is at war with itself as a “moderate” conflict with a terrorist faction

Posted: 22:38 EST, Sep 15, 2021 | updated: 23:05 EST, Sep 15, 2021 The Taliban He has slipped into a bitter fight with the so-called “moderates” who are believed to be at war with militant…

Taliban says women can study in gender-segregated universities | Taliban news

However, women will be required to wear a headscarf, and the curriculum is under review, say Afghanistan’s new rulers. Women in Afghanistan can continue studying at universities, including at the postgraduate level, but classes will…

Taliban fighters seize the attractive palace of former vice president and warlord Abdul Rashid Dostum in Kabul

Posted: 18:19 EST, Sep 12, 2021 | updated: 19:47 EST, Sep 12, 2021 Taliban The fighters have captured the attractive Kabul Palace of one of their staunchest enemies. Abdul Rashid Dostum is a former warlord,…

Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks, the Taliban raised their flag in Afghanistan – South China Morning Post.

Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks, the Taliban raised its flag in Afghanistan.South China Morning Post. Afghanistan: The Taliban flag was hoisted in Kabul on the anniversary of 9/11. Latest World English News | WION…

President Biden’s handling of Afghanistan tarnishes the 20th anniversary of 9/11

We didn’t want to talk about it on the day itself, but what cloud President Joe Biden managed to bring up on the 20th anniversary of 9/11. It is clear that he intended to withdraw…

Pen Farthing is so happy after animal rescue workers escape from Afghanistan

s add example en Faring was accused of putting pets in front of people after more than a hundred cats and dogs were flown from Kabul, but leaving Afghan volunteers behind, he said he was…

America’s Divided Leaves George Bush “Worried About Our Nation’s Future”

Critics noted Trump’s absence, and criticized the New Yorker throughout his life for failing to honor historical memory. The former president, who set the course for the United States to end the country’s longest war,…

The United States celebrates 20 years since 9/11, with the end of the Afghan war

NEW YORK (Associated Press) – Americans officially marked the 20th anniversary of 9/11 on Saturday, remembering the dead, calling heroes and assessing the fallout from the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil less than two…

European allies consulted on Afghanistan – POLITICO

The Secretary General of NATO has opposed European complaints that the US administration did not consult allies about the decision to withdraw from Afghanistan. “You see different voices in Europe, some talk about a lack…

Says ‘everyone who went there should be proud’, green berets were sent to Afghanistan after 9/11 – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

Richardson, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) Billy Howell Jr. says his mission in Afghanistan began more than a month after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. “When you become a Green Beret, this is what you dream about: you dream…

Trump says he will visit Ground Zero on the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks

Former President Donald Trump said he will visit Ground Zero on Saturday to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. The 45th president revealed that he will travel to Manhattan in An…

September 11: How the terrorist attack changed the world and counter-terror strategies – BBC Newsnight – BBC News

September 11: How the terrorist attack changed the world and counter-terror strategies – BBC Newsnight  BBC News What if the events of September 11 did not happen? Dominic Sandbrook says there is no loss to the…

20 years after 9/11, many Afghans still fear Taliban rule – BBC News – BBC News

20 years after 9/11, many Afghans still fear Taliban rule – BBC News  BBC News Taliban fire shots to disperse protesters in Kabul  telegraph Afghanistan: UN condemns brutal Taliban crackdown on protests  BBC News It’s time to remember…