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Mirwais Subhani Story

As the hours whittled down towards midnight on August 31, 2021, the desperation to get out of Afghanistan was palpable. In accordance with a US government declaration, all US troops would be evacuated from the country by the end of the month. With the US troop withdrawal, the most vulnerable Afghans were now those who […]

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How Refugees in Houston Navigate Daily

When an immigrant or refugee makes a resettlement in Houston, how do they go about everyday life? It can be challenging for new Americans to live in a new country. Even tasks like walking down the street can present unique complications. We’ve created a comprehensive list of key topics to help refugees in Houston navigate […]