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telegraphindia.com 13 Sep, 2021 17:30 am

Satellite images reveal desperate Afghans at Pakistan border

The images focus on the ground situation at the Chaman border in Spin Boldak, and clearly indicate an anguished rush to leave the country

Thousands wait their turn to cross over Satellite images reveal desperate Afghans at Pakistan border The images focus on the ground situation at the Chaman border in Spin Boldak, and clearly indicate an anguished rush to leave the country Representational Image File picture | New Delhi | Published 13.The images focus on the ground situation at the Chaman border in Spin Boldak between Afghanistan and Pakistan, and clearly indicate an anguished rush to leave the country.Advertisement The Chaman border at Spin Boldak features one of the busiest crossings between Afghanistan and Pakistan.Pakistan closed down the Chaman border post recently.

While images of Afghan nationals trying to flee their country from Kabul International airport have dominated news, little has been known about the ground situation at Afghanistan's borders with Pakistan, Iran, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.Traffic from Afghanistan has spiked over the past few weeks as families with bags, belongings and children, who have abandoned their homes in Kabul and other cities, wait at makeshift camps for their turn to cross over.

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