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When the Taliban took Kabul, Hosseini knew the life she knew was gone | USA TODAY

When the Taliban took Kabul, Hosseini knew the life she knew was gone | USA TODAY

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"It was time now. I had to get out of Kabul." Journalist Fatema Hosseini describes her escape from Afghanistan as the Taliban closed in. RELATED: How much did the war in Afghanistan cost? https://youtu.be/7RCo0AwwJZ8 Fatema had never lived under Taliban rule and didn’t intend to now. Her family left for neighboring Iran when she was 3 months old because of the group’s persecution of Harazas and its abhorrent treatment of women. She returned at 10, after the 2001 U.S. invasion ousted the Taliban from power. She later interviewed Taliban fighters and reported about women's lives now and then – then being a time of moral darkness when women and young girls were excluded from public life and education. When they were beaten publicly for daring to venture outside without a male guardian, for we...
Rand Paul grills Blinken on Kabul airstrike in heated hearing

Rand Paul grills Blinken on Kabul airstrike in heated hearing

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Sen. Rand Paul questions Secretary of State Antony Blinken at Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing. Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most-watched television news channel for 18 consecutive years. According to a 2020 Brand Keys Consumer Loyalty Engagement Index report, FOX News is the top brand in the country for morning and evening news coverage. A 2019 Suffolk University poll named FOX News as the most trusted source for television news or commentary, while a 2019 Brand Keys Emotion Eng...
Taliban cracks down on protesters in Kabul

Taliban cracks down on protesters in Kabul

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New video shows Taliban fighters firing into the air as protests erupt in Kabul, Afghanistan. U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken arrives in Doha, Qatar for conversations with top diplomatic leaders. CBS News senior foreign correspondent Charlie D'Agata joins CBSN AM from Doha with more details. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across t...
Taliban take over Kabul airport – BBC News

Taliban take over Kabul airport – BBC News

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The final US forces have now withdrawn, marking the end of a 20-year presence in Afghanistan. Following the pullout, Taliban fighters were seen exploring Kabul airport and taking over its facilities, including a hangar with aircraft apparently left behind by the US. Some fighters were wearing discarded US military uniforms and equipment. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog #Afghanistan #BBCNews
Taliban previously offered to let the US secure Kabul: report

Taliban previously offered to let the US secure Kabul: report

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Retired U.S. Army General Don Bolduc joins 'The Next Revolution' to discuss the chaotic scene in Afghanistan. #FoxNews #TheNextRevolution Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most-watched television news channel for 18 consecutive years. According to a 2020 Brand Keys Consumer Loyalty Engagement Index report, FOX News is the top brand in the country for morning and evening news coverage. A 2019 Suffolk University poll named FOX News as the most trusted source for television news or commentary, whi...
Biden officials warn another terror attack in Kabul is likely

Biden officials warn another terror attack in Kabul is likely

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President Biden’s national security advisers warned him that another attack in Kabul is “likely.” The attack that left more than 170 dead, including 13 U.S. service members, has fueled criticism of the withdrawal. Nancy Cordes reports. "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell" delivers the latest news and original reporting, and goes beyond the headlines with context and depth. Catch the CBS Evening News every weekday night at 6:30 p.m. ET on the CBS Television Network and at 10 p.m. ET on CBSN. Subscribe to the “CBS Evening News" YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1S7Dhik Watch full episodes of "CBS Evening News”: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKA Follow "CBS Evening News" on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1T8icTO Like "CBS Evening News" on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1KxYobb Follow "CBS Evening News" on Twitter:...
White House warns another attack on Kabul airport is likely

White House warns another attack on Kabul airport is likely

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U.S. troops are taking maximum force protection measures as evacuation efforts continue in Afghanistan. WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc
Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 – BBC News

Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 – BBC News

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The operation to airlift thousands of Afghan and foreign citizens out of Afghanistan is winding down. UK troops are leaving and US forces are expected to depart on 31st August. It comes as the death toll from the bombing of Kabul Airport has reached at least 170. Many more are badly injured including young children. It’s one of the deadliest attacks in the Afghan conflict. The UK prime minister Boris Johnson has admitted that not all civilians eligible to leave will be airlifted out. Western nations are now considering what influence they will have over the new Taliban regime after their military withdrawal. Clive Myrie presents BBC News at Ten reporting by Secunder Kermani and Lyse Doucet in Kabul and by our world affairs correspondent Caroline Hawley. Please subscribe HERE http...
Biden addresses nation after attacks at Kabul airport – 8/26 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

Biden addresses nation after attacks at Kabul airport – 8/26 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

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President Biden plans to address the nation after suicide blasts in Kabul killed at least 12 U.S. troops on Aug 26. White House press secretary Jen Psaki will take reporters' questions following Biden's remarks. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby confirmed the deaths in the complex attack at Kabul airport earlier on Thursday. They were the first U.S. military fatalities in Afghanistan since an insider attack in February 2020. Read more: https://wapo.st/3jh2rOD. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/