PBS NewsHour

Afghan allies 'begging' for their lives amid Taliban attacks

Clip: 06/14/2021 | 10m 11s | Video has closed captioning.

During the 20-year American war in Afghanistan, thousands of locals worked for, and with, the United States. As the U.S. departs, many of them are left in profound danger. Earlier this year, Special Correspondent Jane Ferguson profiled a decorated Afghan helicopter pilot whose life was at risk. She returns with updates on his story, and a look at the larger plight of visa-seeking Afghans like him.

Aired: 06/14/21

Rating: NR

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