2021-09-12

Afghanistan Watch丨Fleeing Refugees: I remember those killed by the US military

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Main Station Afghanistan Observation丨Fleeing Refugees: I remember those who were killed by the US military

China Central Radio and Television Headquarters reporters in Zahedan, Iran on September 9th, local time, interviewed those who were about to return Afghan refugees in the motherland.

On August 30, local time, the United States announced the completion of its troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, which marked the end of the 20-year anti-terrorism war in Afghanistan. In the past 20 years, crises and conflicts have caused countless ordinary Afghan people to leave their homes and become refugees. Today, with the withdrawal of foreign military forces, many Afghan refugees who have fled abroad to seek refuge are looking forward to returning home.

Afghanistan Watch丨Fleeing Refugees: I remember those killed by the US military

Afghan refugee Najibullah one month ago In order to avoid the war in his hometown, he spent ten days walking with many Afghans to the Iranian border city of Zahedan on foot.

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During a brief asylum in Iran, he learned Foreign troops have been withdrawn from their country, and the Afghan Taliban formed an interim government and called on all Afghan people to return home. Without much consideration, he decided to embark on the journey home immediately.

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Najibullah is receiving reporters from the main station During the interview, the situation in Afghanistan has improved, so they all want to return to their country. They must return to their hometowns and rebuild their homes.

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Recalling the During the war in Afghanistan, Najibullah still had lingering fears. Najibullah said that when he was 8 years old, Americans came to his hometown and he still remembers those who were killed. The US military bombed Afghanistan and destroyed people’s houses. He will not forget those scenes.

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Immigration center in Zahedan on the Iranian border There are many Afghan refugees like Najibullah who are waiting to board the bus and return to their homes. Some refugees expressed that, on the one hand, they condemned the trauma to the country and the people caused by the war launched by the United States. On the other hand, they eagerly hope that Afghanistan can usher in real peace.

Ahmed Jafari said in an interview with a headquarter reporter that the United States is not good to the Afghan people. When the US military was in Afghanistan, there were too many explosions and disasters.

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Afghan refugee Muhammad expressed his hope that Afghanistan can get The opportunity for prosperity and development, I hope that all parties in Afghanistan can reach a consensus, achieve peace, and hope that the conflict will stop. War means darkness, no matter where it happens, it is not a good thing.

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According to Iranian official incomplete statistics, as of now Iran has hosted more than 3 million Afghan refugees and is one of the countries with the largest number of refugees in Afghanistan.

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The war launched by the United States against Afghanistan 20 years ago Cause a large number of Afghans to leave their homes. Now with the withdrawal of foreign military forces, the Afghan people have once again seen the dawn of peace. Many refugees have expressed that they are willing to participate in the reconstruction of Afghanistan after returning to their hometowns, and hope that the destiny of the country can truly be in the hands of the Afghans. (Headquarters reporter Li Jiannan)