Afghanistan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Afghanistan due to civil unrest, armed conflict, crime, terrorism, kidnapping, and COVID-19.
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:50:56 +0000
Afghanistan is a country at the crossroads of Asia bordered by Pakistan to the east and south, Iran to the west, with Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north, and China to the northeast.
Dozens of Afghan English Teachers Living in Fear as They Hide From Taliban: \'We Will Die\'
"The ESL teachers are highly visible targets?many of them having received death threats," said a U.S. academic trying to help them.
Publ.Date : Sat, 18 Sep 2021 12:34:47 GMT
His Delco high school teacher helped him escape Afghanistan. Now, he wants to go back to rebuild it
Amir Sidiqi is back in Delaware County through the unexpected help of his former Strath Haven English teacher, who made a lifesaving connection.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 04:07:00 GMT
He Was An Interpreter For U.S. Forces In Afghanistan And Now He\'s Driving For Uber
Many Afghans who worked for the U.S. government in Afghanistan end up doing gig work or other low-wage jobs in America, even when they come with language and professional skills.
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 08:00:00 GMT
\'We\'re All Handcuffed\': What It\'s Really Like for Women in Afghanistan, as They Brace for What Comes Next
For many Afghan women and girls, life changed dramatically after the Taliban fell in 2001 ? now that the group is back in power, advocates and citizens reflect on what they've gained and all they coul ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 18 Sep 2021 07:58:00 GMT
US envoy: Qatar plane takes more Americans from Afghanistan
A Qatar Airways flight on Friday took more Americans out of Afghanistan, according to Washington?s peace envoy, the third such airlift by the Mideast carrier since ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:05:00 GMT
?He?s Got a Big Heart.? U.S. Marine receives love, support from his former Oklahoma teachers as he recovers from Afghanistan attack
He had a big heart and really cared about everything and everybody in the first grade,? said his former first-grade teacher. ?Then when I found out that he was going into the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:15:00 GMT
The end of the Afghanistan I knew
I chronicled jubilant homecomings after the fall of the Taliban. 20 years later, their return to power brings back painful memories and panic. On a gray winter morning in 1999, I stood on a sidewalk ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Sep 2021 10:17:00 GMT
\'No place for girls\': Two sisters\' treacherous escape across Afghanistan to freedom
Girls were not allowed to go to school. There was no place for girls to get an education,? said one Afghan teenager fleeing across the Pakistan border.
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Sep 2021 06:44:00 GMT
Inside Pineapple Express: How 2 Syracuse teachers helped 15 Afghans escape from the Taliban
Afghanistan?s president fled the country and Kabul fell under Taliban control, Megan Brown texted one of her former students to let him know she was thinking about him. Brown taught Basir Naziri, 19, ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 05:52:00 GMT
Afghanistan: Can social gains of last 20 years survive Taliban rule?
The Taliban face Afghans protective of social gains made during the 20-year American presence ? on women?s rights, health, education, and the economy.
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Sep 2021 13:30:00 GMT
He Was An Interpreter For U.S. Forces In Afghanistan And...
He went on to work as an interpreter for U.S. forces for nearly a decade, a job that took him all over Afghanistan. He forged friendships with American service members, including a number of ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 09:13:00 GMT