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Afghanistan / Lost Buddhas of Bamian #910807

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 08, 2008
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Bamian, Afghanistan: Richard Engel) A remarkable look at the site in Afghanistan where the fundamentalist Taliban destroyed the giant stone buddhas of Bamian featured; scenes shown of the buddhas in the cliffs, their destruction in 2001, the outline today where restoration is under way and the people of Bamian. [US SOLDIER - says the people here want development.] [Japanese hotel owner Hiromi YASUMI‡- says she has had no security problems.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Engel, Richard
Duration:
00:02:40

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