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Afghan Soldier Seeks Asylum After Arrest at U.S.-Mexico Border

Abdul Wasi Safi’s backers say his case highlights how America’s chaotic military withdrawal continues to harm Afghan citizens who helped the U.S. but were left behind.

Sami-ullah Safi holds photographs of his brother, Abdul Wasi Safi, as he talks about his brother's journey to the U.S. January 18, 2023.

Sami-ullah Safi holds photographs of his brother, Abdul Wasi Safi, as he talks about his brother's journey to the U.S. January 18, 2023. AP/David J. Phillip

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