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Afghanistan / Unrest #326858

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 01, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Kabul, Afghanistan: Bob Faw) Unrest reported continuing in Afghanistan despite USSR withdrawal; details given, scenes shown. [MAN - (thru translator) wonders why United States conts. to send weapons to guerrillas.] [Carnegie Endowment spokesperson Selig HARRISON -criticizes United States policy in Afghanistan.] Civilian perceptions of mujahedeen noted. [MAN - (thru translator) says guerrillas are murderers.] [Rebel commander Abdul HAQ - responds.] [Afghan President NAJIBULLAH - wants to meet President Bush.] US stance on Afghanistan noted not changing. [Representative Charles WILSON - says USSR has killed more in Afghanistan than US.] [HARRISON - comments.] Mikhail Gorbachev quoted.

Rather, Dan;
Faw, Bob

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