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What happened after the fall of Kabul

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It’s been a year since the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, during the chaotic withdrawal of western allied forces. Images of thousands of people desperate to leave the country were broadcast across the world. What happened to the Afghan people who were left behind? 

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Guest: Charlie Faulkner, correspondent for The Times in Afghanistan.

Host: David Aaronovitch.

Clips: Times Radio, BBC News, NBC Today, Sky News, Deutsche Welle, CBS News, CNN, Wall Street Journal, TRT World, Al Jazeera.

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