PBS NewsHour

Ex-Afghan police women being killed after Taliban takeover

Clip: 09/14/2021 | 5m 10s | Video has closed captioning.

Over the past two decades, tens of thousands of Afghans rose to the occasion and took jobs in the public sector to help their country and their livelihoods. Now that the U.S. has pulled out, many feel abandoned. One particular group who say they feel let down — former police women — are now being targeted by the Taliban. Lindsey Hilsum of Independent Television News reports.

Aired: 09/14/21

Rating: NR

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