(Hyder Akbar travelled to Afghanistan when his father moved back to work for President Hamid Karzai.)
Hyder Akbar had been a regular teenager until this summer when he traveled to his father’s native Afghanistan and became embedded with US troops. He’s been keeping an audio diary of his experiences for “This American Life.”
Hyder Akbar, Teenage Afghan-American, subject of "Come Back to Afghanistan" broadcast on This American Life on his experience in Afghanistan and being an unofficial embed with US forces in the country and Carlotta Gall, Afghanistan Correspondent for the New York Times details the current situation in ...
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