Female soccer players evacuated from Afghanistan to Qatar

  • FILE - In this Sunday, June 1, 2014, file photo, Afghan female soccer players participate in an exercise to get ready for Afghanistan’s first female football premier league, during their practice in Kabul, Afghanistan. Female soccer players were evacuated from Afghanistan on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, on a flight to Doha, the Qatari government said. “Around 100 footballers & their families including female players are on board,” tweeted Lolwah Al Khater, Qatar’s assistant foreign minister. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File)

Female soccer players were evacuated from Afghanistan on Thursday on a flight to Doha, the Qatari government said.

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