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Hussain Kazimi served the U.S. military as an interpreter and translator for 10 years in Afghanistan and is currently studying for a degree in business administration at George Mason University in Virginia.
Hussain Kazimi as a teenager, working as an interpreter for the U.S. military in Afghanistan (photo courtesy of the author)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Hussain Kazimi
Though the families of former interpreters for the U.S. military are being targeted by the Taliban, there is still no established pathway for bringing them to the United States on a permanent basis.