PBS NewsHour

How Taliban rule triggered Afghanistan's humanitarian crisis

Clip: 09/09/2021 | 3m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

An international commercial flight took off from the Kabul airport Thursday for the first since the Taliban seized the country. On the evacuation flight were 200 foreigners, among them Americans. But they leave behind a country in a humanitarian crisis. Ali Rogin has the story.

Aired: 09/09/21

Rating: NR

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