CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1984
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(Studio) No. USSR troops in Afghanistan and strength of rebels' continued resistance noted. CBS photographer Mike Hoover's film of Mujahedeen's Operation Blackout, sabotage of Kabul's power system, narrated. [Colonel Rahim WARDAK - explains objective of operation.] Implication of Operation Blackout for change in Mujahedeen tactics considered; necessary evacuation of villages out of fear of Soviet retaliation and psychological impact on Mujahedeen described, shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
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