Afghan Paralympians evacuated and safe, IPC says

Summer Paralympics Aug 25, 2021

Afghan Paralympians evacuated and safe, IPC says

The two taekwondo athletes, Zakia Khudadadi and Hossain Rasouli, were originally due to represent their country at the Tokyo Paralympics. But with the swift fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban, the pair were initially among the tens of thousands trapped and unable to leave ...