From the Times: “The gates of Western nations are closed on us, Mr. Ghani said. ‘Our dignity, our respect is in Afghanistan.’”

24 Nov

 

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Afghan migrants from Mazar-i-Sharif waited for their clothes to dry on the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean Sea in a boat from Turkey. (Mauricio Lima for The New York Times)

Read whole story: Afghan Leaders Try to Halt Exodus, but Pleas Ring Hollow

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