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In Pennsylvania, Anguish and a Scramble to Help Afghans Fleeing the Taliban

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Lance Cpl. Nicholas Guevara
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U.S. Central Command Public Affairs
Evacuees stage before boarding a C-17 Globemaster III during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, Aug. 18.

Hundreds of Afghan refugees have resettled in Pennsylvania over the past decade. WHYY Keystone Crossroads’ Laura Benshoff reports many are watching events in Afghanistan unfold with anguish.

(Original air-date: 8/18/21)