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Afghanistan / Interpreters #1126924

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 11, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Silver Springs, Maryland: Jim Axelrod) The problems for Afghan interpreters who resettled in the US after the end of the US combat mission examined; details given about the story of former interpreter Hameed Afzali‡, who was promised rent, furniture and help finding work but got nothing. [AFZALI – explains that he had become a target in Afghanistan; says he’s a proud man and wants to support his family.] [Translator advocate Matt ZELLER††- wonders how we could not give these people more than a slum and a good luck.]

Pelley, Scott;
Axelrod, Jim

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