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Newly arrived Afghan family settles in, but worries about those left behind

September 1, 2021 | 7:06 PM GMT
Volunteers are doing all they can to help the thousands of Afghan refugees who are starting new lives in the U.S., but the transition is still a difficult one. The Post talked to Mursal, who left Afghanistan with her husband and son on one the last commercial flights out of the country. They are safe now in Virginia, but worried about the family and friends they left behind.