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Afghanistan / USSR Withdrawal #562201

NBC Evening News for Saturday, May 14, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Scheduled Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan reported Report introduced.

(Kabul, Afghanistan: Peter Kent) Explosion of rebel truck bomb in Soviet stronghold of Kabul reported; scenes shown of explosion's aftermath. [Soviet commander Boris GROMOV - (thru translator) says we came in peace.] Scenes shown of Afghan refugees in Peshawar, Pakistan, refugee camp. [Swedish relief worker Anders FENGA - says in areas in Afghanistan there is nothing alive.] Scenes shown from Soviet military base near Kabul; responses of soldiers to situation here explained. Soviet soldier shown singing song about his experiences in Afghanistan.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Kent, Peter
Duration:
00:03:30

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