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The last days of the Afghan embassy

14 mins | Jun 14, 2022
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Many embassies have fought to stay afloat, whilst the U.S was the first to decommission. In 2002, after the first fall of the first Taliban government, the Afghanistan Embassy reopened after five years. In 2022 as the Taliban took over again, the Biden administration shut it down again. Robbie Gramer explores how a touchpoint for thousands of refugees from Afghanistan has been lost as it also leaves the nation’s diplomats in an agonizing limbo.

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