Afghanistan: The “exhaustion” of following the battle from Britain
Ayesha is 22 and was born in Afghanistan, now under Taliban rule.
She now lives in the UK and says that since the conflict escalated a few weeks ago, she hasn’t stopped scrolling her phone, checking news sites and speaking to people she knows back home.
She says it got her mentally and physically exhausted – but she feels obliged to stay tuned and keep her UK friends updated.
Video by Nalini Sivathasan and Imran Rahman-Jones
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