29 October, 2021

A Real ‘OathKeeper’

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Former US soldier returns to Afghanistan, rescues Christians from Taliban

A U.S. soldier and Afghan native returned to Afghanistan to try to rescue his family from the Taliban.

A former U.S. soldier said he’s brought at least 30 at-risk people, including Christians, from Afghanistan across the closed Pakistan border and was lashed by the Taliban for his efforts.

The Afghan native went to Pakistan about a month ago and illegally crossed into Afghanistan to rescue his family. Relatives hid around Kabul after the Taliban took over, fearing they would be killed for their familial connection to an Army staff sergeant as well as their own past work against the extremist group.

“They say on the news there is no U.S. soldier in Afghanistan,” the former staff sergeant told Fox News. “But I’m here, and I’ll help as long as it takes.”…

 

Source: Former US soldier returns to Afghanistan, rescues Christians from Taliban | Fox News

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