NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 26, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(Kabul, Afghanistan: Arthur Kent) Impact of mujahedeen guerrillas' siege of Kabul featured; details given, scenes shown. President of Soviet-backed regime Najibullah noted attempting to keep populace calm. USSR withdrawal from Afghanistan noted scheduled to end in February USSR pilot Alexzandr Cheznokov discussed. [Afghan brickmaker Afra RAHEEM - (thru translator) says war is miserable.] Relations between Afghans and USSR soldiers discussed. [CHEZNOKOV - (thru translator) comments on Afghans.] Afghans noted wanting USSR soldiers to leave their cntry.
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