Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP
Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP
South Korea

Afghan children in South Korea welcome new life away from war and restrictions

  • Girls can now freely participate in activities like taekwondo, while other children say it is the first time they have had a war-free life
  • Almost 400 people were evacuated to South Korea in August, and are now undergoing a social integration programme to help them adjust to Korean society

Topic |   South Korea
Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP
Afghan refugees play a game of football in Jincheon on October 13, 2021. Photo: AP
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