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Shafi Amani and his daughter, Yousra, 3, in Alexandria, Va., on Aug. 3, 2023. Catie Dull/NPR hide caption

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How one Afghan family made the perilous journey across the U.S.-Mexico border

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Residents view a vehicle damaged by a rocket attack Monday in Kabul, Afghanistan. Rockets struck a neighborhood near the Kabul airport amid the ongoing U.S. withdrawal from the country. Khwaja Tawfiq Sediqi/AP hide caption

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Smoke rises from explosion outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on Thursday. Reports of explosions outside the airport were confirmed the following morning. Wali Sabawoon/AP hide caption

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Live Updates: ISIS-K Behind Kabul Attack That Killed Dozens. Biden Vows Revenge

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In this Aug. 20, 2021, photo provided by the U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Marines and Norweigian coalition forces assist with security at an Evacuation Control Checkpoint ensuring evacuees are processed safely during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Victor Mancilla/AP hide caption

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