Rachael Koone, a junior in Buffalo State, has embarked on a mission to collect toys for children displaced from Afghanistan. She uses her car as Santa’s sleigh. BUFFALO, NY – Local refugee resettlement organizations have been busy preparing hundreds of Afghan evacuees to be relocated to Buffalo, and efforts are underway to ensure their adaptation … Read more
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) – The greater South Bend area has been federally approved to receive as many as 60 Afghan refugees. About 4,100 refugees are still being temporarily housed in Camp Atterbury, south of Indianapolis. Two groups, the Catholic Charities and the United Religious Community, have each been approved to oversee 30 resettlements in … Read more
They are grateful to see each other again. In late November 2020, journalist Toby Harnden was in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan, to investigate his new book, “First Casualty: The Untold Story of the CIA Mission to Avenge 9/11,” and work on a resourceful young translator and medical student named Rohullah Sadat. A year later – the day … Read more
At least 25 people were killed and more than 50 wounded in an attack on Afghanistan’s largest military hospital in central Kabul on Tuesday, in which two powerful explosions were followed by an attack by armed men, a Taliban official said. A Taliban spokesman, Bilal Karimi, said the explosions took place at the entrance to … Read more
Thousands of Afghan refugees to the United States were not properly investigated, GOP memo reportedly saysKOMO News Feds: Mail confusion delayed Social Security cards for Afghan refugeesChannel3000.com – WISC-TV3 Most Afghan evacuees were not examined until they entered the country, the GOP memo saysNew York Post See full coverage on Google News .
Thousands of Afghan refugees to the United States were not properly investigated, GOP memo reportedly saysWCYB Feds: Mail confusion delayed Social Security cards for Afghan refugeesChannel3000.com – WISC-TV3 Most Afghan evacuees were not examined until they entered the country, the GOP memo saysNew York Post See full coverage on Google News .
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) A record number of Afghan refugees have found a place to call home in Columbia over the past two months. Since Sept. 26, Catholic charities in central and northern Missouri have welcomed 207 new Afghan refugees, including four new babies. For consistency, the highest number of arrivals CCCNMO has ever received over … Read more