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Afghanistan / Med. Treatment in US #313485

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Nov 14, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Gary Reaves) Med. attention in United States for those wounded in war in Afghanistan featured; details given, scenes shown. ["PUNJI"- (thru translator) says will return to fight.] Govt. and private program allowing for this humanitarian gesture detailed. [Intergovernment committee on migration spokesperson Fran SULLIVAN - says cases are used as teaching cases in hospitals.] Scenes of war in Afghanistan shown. [Representative David DREIER - says USSR has made maiming of Afghan children a target in war.] [Afghan child Hasrakh KHAN - wants military and medical aid for Afghanistan.] Punji's treatments and return to battlefield noted.

Reaves, Gary;
Schieffer, Bob

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