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Thousands of American University of Afghanistan
students and graduates
were left behind

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/31/2021 8:46:38 PM

For the past 15 years, Leslie Schweitzer has helped support the American University of Afghanistan, from literally the ground up. As a board member of the university and chair of the Friends of American University of Afghanistan, she spent much of the past week with the president of the university, Ian Bickford, and other members of the board in Doha, Qatar, assisting with the effort to evacuate around 4,000 students, faculty, Afghan national staff and their families, as well as alumni -- namely, all of those who had been involved with the American University of Afghanistan over the past decade and


Students could not get past the Taliban checkpoints. The Taliban attacked the university 5 years ago killing 12 people and now call them Infidels.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: rochow 8/31/2021 9:01:11 PM (No. 900024)
Communist News Network reporting this?? Who knew!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: volksford 8/31/2021 9:23:42 PM (No. 900052)
We will be hearing about these students in the near future.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: sanspeur 8/31/2021 9:37:10 PM (No. 900070)
so obviously we pay their tuition too ./ .. students ? at bomber 101 U
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Chiritwo 8/31/2021 9:41:58 PM (No. 900081)
Biden, what do you have to say about this?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Omen55 8/31/2021 11:49:23 PM (No. 900162)
Somebody at CNN is gonna get demoted for reporting news.
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