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Afghanistan: Caught in the Struggle, 1983

DESCRIPTIONJOURNALIST ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE HOSTS AND NARRATES THIS VISUALLY POWERFUL REPORT OF THE SOVIET PRESENCE IN AFGHANISTAN. HE IS SUPPORTED BY SWEDISH AND DUTCH JOURNALISTS, FORMER AFGHAN STUDENTS, AND OTHERS. SHOWS AND DESCRIBES AFGHAN REFUGEES IN PAKISTAN AND IRAN, AIR ATTACKS BY SOVIET HELICOPTERS, CHEMICAL WARFARE, CHILDREN INJURED BY LAND MINES, AND FREEDOM FIGHTERS IN NIGHT ATTACKS AGAINST THE SOVIETS. INCLUDES A HISTORICAL REVIEW OF SOVIET INVASIONS OF OTHER COUNTRIES.CREATED BYU.S. Information Agency.(1982 - 10/01/1999 )USE RESTRICTIONS SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS: Public Law 101-246USE RESTRICTIONS NOTE: Issued February 6, 1990, this law provides for the domestic release and distribution of USIA motion pictures, films, videotapes, and other materials 12 years after initial dissemination overseas, or, if not disseminated, 12 years from the preparation of the material.ONLINE RESOURCES: A DVD of this film can be ordered from our partner, A DVD of this film is ALSO available for viewing and copying free of charge in the NARA Research Room in the Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records Section, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD.SUBJECTSChemical warfare International relations RefugeesAfghanistan (Asia) nationFOR MORE INFORMATION:
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