(CNN Espanol) – Angelina Jolie commented on the political situation in Afghanistan on her social media.
“Right now, the people of Afghanistan are losing the ability to communicate on social media and expressing themselves freely. So I came to Instagram to share the stories and voices of people around the world who are fighting for their basic human rights.” These are the words Jolie, Also shared excerpts from a handwritten letter from a young Afghan woman.
In the manuscript, the young woman expresses her desire to work and study, and recounts the fear she and her family felt when they received the Taliban’s arrival in their own home: “One day they came to our house and we were all scared. I thought that was because it was. “He added:” We have all lost our freedom and are back in prison. “
Angelina Jolie is the UNHCR’s Special Envoy to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, a title she received in 2012 after working for the organization. During her travels as a special envoy, she took a closer look at the situation of refugees in Afghanistan.
The actress ended her post with an engagement message: “Like everyone else who is engaged, I will not back down. I will continue to look for ways to help. I hope you will join me.”
Jolie is not the only celebrity to talk about this issue. Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, also expressed regret over the situation in Afghanistan Archwell Foundation This Wednesday.