Afghan translators waiting for US visas are allegedly being hunted down by the Taliban. CNN’s Jake Tapper reports.
Country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia
Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a mountainous landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. Its population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.
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CNN’s Jake Tapper reports.
After a long period abroad, Laila Haidari came home to Afghanistan to find her brother addicted to drugs. He was living under a..