Rescue Afghan interpreters who served with Canadian soldiers from the Taliban

Rescue Afghan interpreters who served with Canadian soldiers from the Taliban

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Not Left Behind started this petition to The Honourable Harjit Sajjan (Minister of National Defence) and

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Afghan interpreters served with Canadian soldiers and provided critical translation and cultural support. Their lives are now in immediate danger as a result of their service to Canada.

Now that the United States and NATO are completing their withdrawal from Afghanistan, the Taliban is quickly regaining control of the country. Interpreters who supported Canadian troops have already faced attacks and violence from the Taliban, which is expected to worsen in the coming weeks. 

The Afghan-Canadian Interpreters Association has so far identified 115 former interpreters, cultural advisers, and locally employed people who require Canada's protection. 

These interpreters and their families are no longer safe in Afghanistan and need to be transported to Canada immediately. Sign the petition and call your MP

Learn more at www.notleftbehind.ca   

In the news:

He worked - and he took fire - alongside Canadian soldiers. Now this Afghan interpreter waits for the Taliban and fears he is doomed, The Toronto Star

Former generals join fight to bring endangered Afghan interpreters to Canada, CBC

War veteran, Liberal MP urge government to rescue Afghan interpreters who helped Canadian military, CBC

Afghan interpreters who helped Canada's military face death threats as allies pull out, CBC The Current

'They want to annihilate us': Afghan interpreter who helped Canada says life in danger from Taliban, CTV News

Photo: ResoluteSupportMedia

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