Family reunited in Utah after Taliban takeover in Afghanistan last year

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — It has been a little more than a year since Kabul fell to the Taliban, forcing many to evacuate Afghanistan.FOX 13 News told y...

August 24, 2022
4:58 AM

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — It has been a little more than a year since Kabul fell to the Taliban, forcing many to evacuate Afghanistan.FOX 13 News told you last August about Siraj Matin, whose nephew was unable to get out at that time."Last time I saw him was in 2006," said Matin.After 16 years, Matin says he was reunited with his nephew, Nasir Ahmad Afzali, early Thursday when Afzali, his wife and three young children made it to Utah."I gave him a hug, I could feel he was shaking like I could not believe it," said Matin.

Chris Arnold