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Afghanistan / Part III #290150

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 07, 1983
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(Studio) Tass criticism of CBS News report, "Afghanistan Under the Soviet Gun", outlined. Post-invasion Afghanistan, as filmed by independent journalist Erik Durschmeid, featured. USSR effort to affect Afghan culture and public relations push of Afghan government and Soviets examined; murders of collaborators described. Babrak Karmal's assumption of power and staging of audience for his speeches noted. His claim that United States backs resistance outlined. Rudyard Kipling quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:05:50

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