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Delaware Organizations Prepare to Resettle Afghan Refugees

Master Sgt. Donald R. Allen
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Air Force loadmasters and pilots load passengers aboard a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2021.

As thousands of Afghans try to escape the Taliban’s rule, officials in Delaware are preparing for the possibility that some of those seeking refuge will end up in the First State. WHYY’s Mark Eichmann has more from the Delaware Desk.

(Original air-date: 8/24/21)