An Afghan woman and child at Roghani Refugee Camp in Chaman, a Pakistani border town. Both wear expansive green coverings.

Pakistan Expels Refugees Back To Taliban-Controlled Afghanistan

Pakistan, home to over 4 million Afghan migrants and refugees, is moving to expel 1.7 million undocumented Afghans. The majority of these people sought refuge following the Taliban’s return to power in Afghanistan in 2021, while others have been residing in Pakistan since the 1979 Soviet invasion. The move is a stark reminder of the need for a comprehensive and humane approach to migration and asylum. The expulsion threat, announced