Afghans find closure over missing relatives

Leaked list of 5,000 people killed during communist-backed rule gives families answers after decades of uncertainty.

    A recently leaked list names thousands of those killed by Afghanistan's communist-backed regime in the 1970s.

    For decades, families have waited for answers about the disappearances of their loved ones.

    Al Jazeera's Jane Ferguson reports from Kabul on how some of them are now finding closure.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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