The first phase of the American invasion in Afghanistan took place in 2001; In 1959, the Soviet probe Luna 3 took the first photographs of the lunar far side; In 1978, Indian fast bowler Zaheer Khan was born.
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US Veteran Ajmal Achekzai was born in Kabul, Afghanistan and his family fled to the US after the Soviet invasion when he was a boy. After 9/11 he was among the first troops to serve in Afghanistan. 20 years later, he reflects on where he is now and how he feels about seeing the recent Taliban take over in his home country.