US faith groups unite to help Afghanistan refugees after war
By LUIS ANDRES HENAO,
PETER SMITH and MARIAM FAM Associated Press | Friday, September 3, 2021, 12:05 a.m.
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In this Tuesday photo, Berny Lopez, an operations specialist for Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service, moves donated diapers at the organization's drop-off site for items to help refugees from Afghanistan, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark, File)
America’s major religions and denominations, often divided on other big issues, have united behind the effort to help receive an influx of refugees from Afghanistan following the end of the United States’ longest war and one of the largest airlifts in history.