U.S. Military Bases Prepare To House Up to 50,000 Afghans

U.S. Military Bases Prepare To House Up to 50,000 Afghans
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Eight U.S. military bases are working to house an expected 50,000 Afghan refugees, U.S. Northern Command head Air Force Gen. Glen VanHerck said Friday.

More than 25,600 Afghans have arrived stateside so far and include a mix of special immigrant visa (SIV) applicants and asylum-seekers, VanHerck told reporters at the Pentagon via satellite video.

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