Out of Afghanistan

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Out of Afghanistan


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Following the emergency evacuations of thousands of people from Kabul after it fell to the Taliban, what happened to the people once those planes landed in the UK? ‘Out of Afghanistan’ shares the first person accounts of those who were caught up in the fall of Kabul, forced to flee their homes and start new lives with little more than hand luggage. Sky News has followed families over the course of several months from living in hotels and trying to find their bearings as well as jobs, homes and friends. Presented by Stuart Ramsay, Sky News’ Chief Correspondent, who reported on the...

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Score: 4.9

Fiona Sturges • Financial Times Aug 14, 2022

"Out of Afghanistan, hosted by Ramsay, revisits the scenes at Kabul airport through the testimony of those who were there and who made it out...make for tough listening. The result is a series that offers a nuanced picture of what it is to leave your home and start over in a new country in just the clothes you stand up in."

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