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Nightline: Vasila's Heart #781874

ABC Special for Wednesday, Mar 02, 2005

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  • A broadcast of taped segments with filmmaker Stacia Teele, Mobile Mini Circus for Children founder David Mason, eleven year old Vasila Hossaini, Berit Muhlhausen of the MMCC, Vasila’s father Armand‡, Dr. Vishant Tivari, and unidentified others re: Vasila’s life in Kabul, Afghanistan, and her need for surgery to repair her enlarged heart, with introductory and concluding remarks by Ted Koppel (ABC).
  • NOTE: This is the first of two Nightline broadcasts devoted to Vasila Hossaini. The second broadcast aired on November 16th, 2005.
  • Duration:
    00:30:00

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