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Over 1 Million Afghan Refugees Return Home

More than 1 million Afghan refugees have been deported or voluntarily returned to their country from neighboring Pakistan and Iran this year in the largest influx of returnees since the fall of the Taliban regime, the International Organization for Migration said Wednesday. While over 390,000 Afghan refugees voluntarily returned under a U.N. repatriation initiative, nearly 620,000 undocumented Afghans came from Pakistan and Iran, which have deported tens of thousands of refugees in recent...

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