Operation Storm-333: The Secret Soviet Plot To Assassinate The Afghan President.
Operation Storm-333: The Secret Soviet Plot To Assassinate The Afghan President
🎥Mini-doc: Operation Storm-333 40 years ago today, the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan. The events of December 27, 1979, were out of a Cold War spy thriller: poisonings, assassinations, and a bloody coup. The Soviet Union launched a secret mission to assassinate the Afghan president and seize control of Kabul. Our correspondent Frud Bezhan traveled to Kabul and found key eyewitnesses who were willing to recount what they saw, felt, and did during those momentous days.Posted by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty on Friday, December 27, 2019