First Afghan evacuees head to US

The first group of Afghans who aided U.S. forces is on the way to the United States to complete the application process for a special visa.

With the troop withdrawal from Afghanistan nearly complete, the Biden administration started “Operation Allies Refuge” to evacuate thousands of Afghan helpers to the U.S. who face the threat of retribution from advancing Taliban forces.

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The initial group, which consists of approximately 700 applicants and 1,800 family members, left Afghanistan and is en route to Fort Lee in Virginia, senior deputy
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