Jolie used her first post to draw attention to a letter she said she received from a teenage girl in Afghanistan.
“Right now, the people of Afghanistan are losing their ability to communicate on social media and to express themselves freely,” Jolie said in the post caption. “So I’ve come on Instagram to share their stories and the voices of those across the globe who are fighting for their basic human rights.”
The girl, whose name was redacted, wrote about her fears that the return of the Taliban will end her school career, saying “we are all imprisoned again.”
Jolie stars in the upcoming Marvel movie The Eternals, and recounted her time in Afghanistan a couple weeks before the September 11 attacks. That’s when