The Dire Reality In Afghanistan A Year After The U.S. Withdrawal : The NPR Politics Podcast The Biden administration concluded the chaotic withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan a year ago this month. What has happened to the tens of thousands who fled the country, and what is life like for those who stayed behind?

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The Dire Reality In Afghanistan A Year After The U.S. Withdrawal

The Dire Reality In Afghanistan A Year After The U.S. Withdrawal

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A man shows a certificate of appreciation from an American defense contractor while seeking help with his Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) application at Herat Kabul Internet cafe on August 8, 2021 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images hide caption

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A man shows a certificate of appreciation from an American defense contractor while seeking help with his Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) application at Herat Kabul Internet cafe on August 8, 2021 in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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The Biden administration concluded the chaotic withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan a year ago this month. What has happened to the tens of thousands who fled the country, and what is life like for those who stayed behind?

Learn more about upcoming live shows of The NPR Politics Podcast at nprpresents.org.

Support the show and unlock sponsor-free listening with a subscription to The NPR Politics Podcast Plus. Learn more at plus.npr.org/politics

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