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Afghan women in the US watch polls closely

Afghan women in the US watch polls closely

Tens of thousands of Afgahns live in the United States after fleeing their native country. Some of them have had to leave relatives behind.

Al Jazeera’s Mike Kirsch reports from “Little Kabul” in Fremont, California, where women are watching the Afghanistan’s presidential election closely.

They hope the outcome will improve the lives of their daughters and sisters.


Gaza farmers devastated by war

The scale of the damage caused by Israel’s war on Gaza continues to emerge.
Palestinian agriculture officials estimate the cost to the strip’s farming sector will be more than 200 million dollars.
Al Jazeera’s Mike Kirsch reports from Gaza, where many farmers are devastated at having to start again from scratch.