Delegation to Afghanistan

In January, 2002, future members of Peaceful Tomorrows made a person-to-person trip to Afghanistan to meet their counterparts suffering from the US-led bombing campaign in response to the 9/11 attacks. Here are some of their stories.

Arrival in Afghanistan

9/11 Relatives Visit Afghanistan (Reerse Erlich, AlterNet)

Return from the Other Ground Zero (Robert Nixon)

Afghan Journey Eases a Father’s Pain (LA Times)

Afghan Victims of US Bombings Demand Compensation (CommonDreams)

Sharing Grief to Find Understanding (New York Times)

Back From Afghanistan Speech (Kelly Campbell)

Back From Afghanistan Speech (Rita Lasar)

Afghanistan Memories (Rita Lasar)

Musical Passages (Derrill Bodley)



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