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I'm a Veteran Doing What the American Government Won't

Last year the war in Afghanistan came to a chaotic and dispiriting end for the United States, and the conflict all but faded from the American consciousness. But as the Opinion...

November 30, 2022

 
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THE AD HOC NETWORK THAT HELPED RESCUE AFGHANS

On Aug. 14, a restaurant owner inside the Kabul airport terminal suddenly sold out his entire stock of food, as passengers flocked to the airport. Then he noticed the Afghan customs officers, airport police and other officials changing out of their uniforms...

September 4, 2021

 
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ALABAMA MAN LEADING AFGHAN AID GROUP

Over two months after the United States’ withdrawal from Afghanistan, there are still some helping both, Americans, and Afghans, trying to leave the country...

October 12, 2021

 
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MILITARY VETERAN CREATES NONPROFIT

A retired U.S. Army Special Forces soldier has organized a nonprofit effort to get American citizens and Afghan allies safely out of Taliban-controlled Afghanistan – and so far, he has had...

October 1, 2021

 
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Podcast

ONE YEAR LATER PART 2

On this week’s episode of ‘OPE: One Year Later’ Scott sits down with fellow retired Green Beret and 7th Group Special Forces member, Zac Lois. Zac has been instrumental in his efforts with Operation Pineapple Express and continues to contribute to the rescue of our Afghan Allies left behind. Join Scott and Zac as they discuss how Zac’s military background...

August 12, 2022

 
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Global Friends of Afghanistan: Panel 1- Recognizing the Evacuation of Kabul

In partnership with Georgetown Master of Arts in International Business and Policy Programme with the McDonough School of Business and Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service.

September 1st, 2022

 
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The Air Force Veteran Fighting to Save Afghans From the Taliban

Peterson, who served 10 years in Afghanistan, wanted to help the men and women he had worked and fought with to escape. Those who had partnered with the U.S. government during the 20-year occupation could be eligible for special immigrant visas, or SIVs. Peterson says that...

March 17, 2022

 
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SPECIAL OPS VET ON A MISSION

August 16, 2022

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VETERANS HELPING AFGHAN VETERANS

January 23, 2022

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VP CALLS OUT STATE DEPT

August 17, 2022

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AFGHAN REFUGEES GET TO SAFETY

December 26, 2021

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EX-GREEN BERET WHO HELPED EVACUATE AFGHANS SLAMS...

August 15, 2022


AFGHANISTAN LEFT A 'MORAL INJURY' ON AMERICAN VETERAN

August 18, 2022

HELPING 100 PEOPLE ESCAPE THE TALIBAN WITH BRIGADIER GENERAL...

May 3, 2022