The Kite Runner

How does Amir feel seeing Kabul for the first time since he left? Has leaving Afghanistan for America, affected his sense of belonging to his homelang?

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Amir finds Kabul almost unrecognizable. The war has changed the landscape of the city. Amir feels a sense of otherness being in his hometown. Amir felt awkward in his traditional Afghan clothing and long fake beard, both necessary for him to blend in to Taliban-controlled Kabul.