Petition: Support Afghanistan first all-girl Robotic team receive US visa to compete
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Please join us to encourage State Department to support and grant visa to the 6 extraordinarily brave all-girl robotic team from Afghanistan, so they can compete in the inaugural FIRST Global Challenge in Washington DC.
The all-girl team from Afghanistan risked a 500 mile trek cross-country to the American embassy in Kabul. Despite the recent violence, the teenagers braved the trip to the country's capital not once, but twice, hoping a second round of interviews might help secure their 7-day visas after the team was rejected on its first try. But they were denied visa.
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