Afghan elders listen to a speaker at a refugee reintegration program site near Kabul, Afghanistan, on October 10, 2010. Assistant Secretary Schwartz then traveled to Afghanistan from October 10-12, 2010. He began with a visit to a rural village comprised primarily of returnees, where U.S. funds have supported a healthcare facility that will now be run by the Afghan Ministry of Public Health. In Mazar-e-Sharif, he visited a government-provided land allocation site for returnees, as well as a center for Afghan women returnees focused on literacy training, heath education, rights awareness and cultural studies. In Kabul, he toured the Orthopedic Hospital run by the International Committee for the Red Cross. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]
May 17, 2014
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