Why We Matter: Afghan interpreter who helped the US finds safety in Nevada

Lt. Col. John Strahan worked with Shafiullah Nasratzada, who served as an interpreter with the U.S. Army, during his service in Afghanistan.

Interpreters serve an important role for the military.

Photojournalist Brad Horn tells us about one man who risked his life in Afghanistan to help U.S. troops.

In return, an officer helped bring him to Reno to keep him safe.

KRNV News 4 is taking a unique in-depth look at immigration in a series called “Why We Matter, Immigration in Northern Nevada.” Join us every night this week on News 4 Nightly at 6 p.m. and for our immigration special Friday at 6:30 p.m.

Click here to watch Part 1 of the series.

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