Jolie moved to tears over plight of Afghan refugees

October 25th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI  

Angelina Jolie

Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie was in tears after visiting poverty-stricken families in Afghanistan.

In her role as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, Jolie spent two says with former refugees, who have returned to the country and are attempting to build new homes.

At one point, she gets choked up after witnessing the refugees” poor living conditions.

“When you ask them what they need, they just smile and say, ”Everything. They have suffered so much, and yet the Afghan people remain, gracious, open. They have a quiet dignity,” Usmagazine quoted Jolie, as saying.

Meanwhile, the actress has conceded that she will marry partner Brad Pitt one day because of pressure from their kids.

In a recent interview with the Italian version of Vanity Fair magazine, Jolie admits marriage is inevitable for the couple, only to please their children. (ANI)

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