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Afghans in Spokane reflect on the situation in Afghanistan

October 5, 2021 | Comments Off on Afghans in Spokane reflect on the situation in Afghanistan

Last week, we sat down with Sayed and Hashemi to hear their perspective on the situation in Afghanistan. Sayed and Hashemi had been friends for years before they each decided to move to the United States.

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Spokane City Hall

Resolution would express Spokane’s support for resettling Afghan refugees

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