Sunnyvale Officially Declares a Welcome to Afghan RefugeesAfghan refugees are welcome in the South Bay city of Sunnyvale. That's the message the City Council made clear Tuesday night as they unanimously approved a resolution to support the people in Afghanistan.
UPDATE: Pentagon Announces Last U.S. Troops Have Left AfghanistanThe Pentagon announced Monday that the last U.S. troops had left Afghanistan, ending America's longest war.
Afghan Americans Rally Support for Refugees at Demonstration in ConcordA rally was held in Concord Saturday, organized by Afghan Americans calling for the U.S. government to allow enough time to get more people out of that country.
Sacramento Marine Sgt. Nicole Gee, 3 Other Californians Among Afghanistan Bomb VictimsSgt. Nicole Gee, 23, of Sacramento was one of four Californians killed in the bombing at the Kabul airport where people were being evacuated amid the Taliban takeover. The blast killed 169 Afghans and 13 U.S. service members.