Afghan girl' from famous National Geographic cover is given refuge in Italy

Sharbat Gula, the subject of a 1985 National Geographic cover photo, has been evacuated to Rome following requests from groups working in Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover.

Afghan girl" on 1985 cover of National Geographic evacuated to Italy

Sharbat Gula was evacuated after appealing for help to leave the country following the Taliban's takeover in August.

Green-eyed ‘Afghan girl’ from National Geographic cover evacuated to Italy

The “world’s most-famous refugee” has once again been forced to flee her homeland. Sharbat Gula, better known as National Geographic’s green-eyed “Afghan girl,” has been evacuated to Italy...

Afghan girl' from famous National Geographic cover is given refuge in Italy

Sharbat Gula, the subject of a 1985 National Geographic cover photo, has been evacuated to Rome following requests from groups working in Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover.

National Geographic green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' evacuated to Italy

Sharbat Gula left Afghanistan after Taliban takeover that followed US departure from country

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