Kabul’s expanding foreigner ‘bubble’ trades safety for isolation

FILE PHOTO: An Afghan police officer keeps watch near the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan October 31, 2017. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani/File Photo

KABUL, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Kabul’s green zone is a place where diplomats fly in cheesecake from New York and cases of wine from Europe, but many of those residing inside the heavily fortified enclave are not allowed to walk without an armed guard even for a distance of 100 meters. The walled-off compound of embassies […]

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