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Afghanistan / USSR Withdrawal #567212

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 06, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(USSR -Afghan Border: Sandy Gilmour) Withdrawal of USSR troops from Afghanistan featured; details given, scenes shown. USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev quoted with regard to Afghan war. Govt. of Najibullah noted not expected to last. Mujahedeen factions reported meeting to negotiate terms of their alliance. USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze noted failing to persuade guerrillas to incl. Najibullah's officials in their negotiations.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Gilmour, Sandy
Duration:
00:02:00

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