PBS NewsHour

First Afghan interpreters, their families arrive in the U.S.

Clip: 07/30/2021 | 3m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

More than 200 Afghans eligible for special immigrant visas arrived in Virginia Friday. They are the first group of former interpreters — and their families — who worked with American soldiers on the ground. They're being evacuated by the Biden administration just weeks before the U.S. withdrawal is complete and as Taliban violence increases. Nick Schifrin joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 07/30/21

Rating: NR

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