Here and Now

Noon Wednesday: Wisconsin Prepares for Afghan Refugees

Clip: Season 2000 Episode 2008 | 18m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

As Afghans who worked with the U.S. flee their home under Taliban rule, the military is preparing to temporarily house some at Fort McCoy. Dawn Berney, executive director of resettlement nonprofit Jewish Social Services of Madison, explains how local agencies are preparing for a potential influx of refugees.

Aired: 08/18/21

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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