Afghan refugees cycle in traditional Mexico City bike ride

Young members of the Afghan robotics team take part in the ‘Mexico las Abraza’ bicycle ride, Mexico City. – AFP pic, September 20, 2021.

FOUR Afghan refugees, members of the country’s robotics team who fled to Mexico after the Taliban’s takeover of Kabul last month, participated in a bike parade yesterday in the capital organised to welcome the women.

Joined by dozens of other cyclists, the women rode to the Monument to the Revolution, in the centre of Mexico City, for the event dubbed “Mexico embraces you”.

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