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Kite fliers gathered in a number of cities in a present of solidarity with Afghanistan

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Kids fly kites at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday in London to mark one 12 months for the reason that fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban. Hollie Adams/Getty Photos disguise caption

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Kids fly kites at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday in London to mark one 12 months for the reason that fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban.

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Folks in additional than 30 cities throughout the U.Ok., Europe and the U.S. participated in a kite competition to mark one 12 months since Afghanistan fell to the Taliban.

In Afghanistan, kite flying is a leisure exercise like it’s in different nations, however there’s extra to it than letting your kite fly up excessive on a string. Kite preventing is well-liked, the place a number of fliers utilizing strains coated with extra-sharp materials will attempt to lower one another’s line. Flying kites was banned throughout the Taliban’s earlier time accountable for the nation.

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The competition, known as Fly With Me, was created by the Good Probability Theatre, alongside grasp Afghan kitemaker Sanjar Qiam, The Kite Runner actor Elham Ehsas, and Afghan musician Elaha Soroor, and was meant to have a good time the Afghan custom and function a present of solidarity.

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A toddler flies a kite at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday in London. Hollie Adams/Getty Photos disguise caption

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A toddler flies a kite at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday in London.

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A person prepares his kite for flying at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday. Hollie Adams/Getty Photos disguise caption

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A person prepares his kite for flying at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday.

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“Fly With Me is a reminder to the world: Bear in mind Afghanistan,” Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson, the co-artistic administrators at Good Probability Theatre, mentioned in a press release. “And so, by making and flying kites within the Afghan custom, led by Afghans who’ve made new lives in Europe, and open to all, we might be standing in solidarity with Afghans within the newest affront to their freedom and can remind the world of the devastating humanitarian disaster nonetheless going down in Afghanistan in the present day.”

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A girl launches a kite at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday. Hollie Adams/Getty Photos disguise caption

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A girl launches a kite at Parliament Hill viewpoint on Saturday.

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Folks fly kites at Parliament Hill on Saturday in London. To mark one 12 months for the reason that fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban, Good Probability Theatre is launching the primary version of Fly With Me, a competition of Afghan kite-flying, storytelling, music, poetry and dance. Hollie Adams/Getty Photos disguise caption

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Folks fly kites at Parliament Hill on Saturday in London. To mark one 12 months for the reason that fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban, Good Probability Theatre is launching the primary version of Fly With Me, a competition of Afghan kite-flying, storytelling, music, poetry and dance.

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A year on, the Taliban savor victory, while other Afghans pay the price - WatanNews

Afghanistan fell to the Taliban on Aug. 15, 2021. Since then the nation has been hit with poverty and a starvation disaster that has effects on almost 20 million individuals — or nearly half the nation — based on a report from the United Nations and different teams.

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