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Talibs. Refugees. The Fallen.

By REDIFF NEWS BUREAU
August 30, 2021 10:58 IST
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A couple of days before American troops leave Kabul on Tuesday, August 31, images to remember from the Afghan capital and elsewhere...

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IMAGE: A Talib guards a street leading to the Abbey Gate at the Hamid Karzai international airport in Kabul, August 29, 2021. Photograph: Reuters

 

IMAGE: Talibs at a check-point on a street in Kabul, August 29, 2021. Photograph: Reuters

 

IMAGE: Afghans evacuees arrive at the Pristina international airport in Kosovo, August 29, 2021. Photograph: Laura Hasan/Reuters

 

IMAGE: Children from Afghanistan at the US airbase in Ramstein, Germany, August 28, 2021. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

 

IMAGE: Evacuees from Afghanistan at the US airbase in Ramstein, Germany, August 28, 2021. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

 

IMAGE: A protest against the Taliban takeover in Toronto, Canada, August 28, 2021. Photograph: Kyaw Soe Oo/Reuters

 

IMAGE: A sign in Ohio honouring Max Soviak, one of the 13 US soldiers killed in the August 26, 2021 airport suicide bombing in Kabul, August 29, 2021.
US Navy Corpsman Soviak was a native of Ohio.
Photograph: Megan Jelinger/Reuters

 

IMAGE: Photographs of US Marine Corps Sergeant Johanny Rosario Pichardo, another soldier killed in the suicide bombing, at a makeshift memorial for the 13 US troops who lost their lives in Afghanistan on August 26 at the US Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia, August 29, 2021. Photograph: Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters

 

IMAGE: Roses are placed at the US Marine Corps War Memorial in memory of the 13 US troops killed in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021, in Virginia, August 29, 2021. Photograph: Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters

Photographs curated by Anant Salvi/Rediff.com
Feature Presentation: Rajesh Alva/Rediff.com

 
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