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Afghanistan / USSR Troop Withdrawal / Kabul #323956

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 31, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Kabul, Afghanistan: Barry Petersen) USSR 's withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan featured; details given. Expected escalation of violence between mujahedeen guerrillas and Afghan government soldiers discussed; scenes shown. USSR noted transporting supplies to Kabul. Closing of United States embassy in Kabul discussed. [US charge d'affaires John GLASSMAN - comments on situation.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Petersen, Barry
Duration:
00:02:30

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