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With the Help of a Vietnamese Refugee, Afghan Evacuees Settle into a South Philly Home

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Kimberly Paynter
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WHYY
Hadi holds the prayer beads he keeps with him in his pocket.

Three months after the Taliban took power in Afghanistan, Philadelphia’s largest resettlement agencies are busy finding housing for the hundreds of evacuees who have decided to stay here. WHYY’s Aaron Moselle reports.

(Original air-date: 12/15/21)