afghan refugees

Syrian refugee children play with snow outside their makeshift shelter at Qab Elias Syrian refugee camp in the Bekaa valley, eastern Lebanon | Photo: EPA/Wael Hamzeh
Police officers patrol along a steel fence built at Evros River in the area of Feres, at the Greek-Turkish border, Greece, 22 August 2021 | Photo: EPA/DIMITRIS TOSIDIS
With the full takeover of the Taliban, evacuation flights out of Afghanistan have become a rarity | Photo: REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier
Three parties, one direction: The new coalition hopes to introduce more progressive legislation in Germany | Photo: Michael Kappeler/dpa/picture-alliance
From file: Afghans wait to leave the Kabul airport on August 16, 2021 | Photo: Wakil Kohsar/AFP
Afghan refugees gathered at the Iranian-Afghan border between Afghanistan and Iran's southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchistan on August 19, 2021 | Photo: Mohammad Javadzadeh/Iranian Red Crescent/AFP
Afghan refugees run a small brick business with the support of an International NGO | Photo: Laila Matar/NRC
The numbers of those displaced and wishing to flee Afghanistan are increasing | Photo: Jorge Silva/ REUTERS
A banner at Rome's Fiumicino airport welcoming a group of refugees who arrived thanks to humanitarian corridors | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/ TELENEWS
People waiting under a railway pass after crossing the Iran-Turkey border in eastern Turkey | Photo: EPA/Sedat Suna
As the winter months approach, many displaced Afghans, including children, fear for their future | Photo: Reuters/M. Ismail
Afghan families displaced from other parts of the country prepare to return to their hometowns, Kabul, Afghanistan | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/STRINGER