Poisonings, Assassination, And A Coup: The Secret Soviet Invasion Of Afghanistan

First came the Soviet Union betrayal 1978/79. Then came US-backed Muhjahidin a ‘homeland’ group of non-fanatical warriors; then came the Taliban – a super-radical muslim following that took over Afghanistan – and they remain today. NINETEEN YEARS AND COUNTING – NO RESOLUTION TO THE AFGHAN CRISIS YET!! Nice historical timeline in this post..

MiningAwareness Original post – Jan 5, 2020

Link: https://youtu.be/hYgERMygHXE
From: https://www.rferl.org/a/poisonings-assassination-and-a-coup-the-secret-soviet-invasion-of-afghanistan/30347141.html
Poisonings, Assassination, And A Coup: The Secret Soviet Invasion Of Afghanistan
December 27, 2019 08:31 GMT By Frud Bezhan
KABUL — Afghanistan’s communist President Hafizullah Amin was lying unconscious in his bed.

A KGB agent who had infiltrated Amin’s staff as a cook had poisoned the president and his ministers during lunch at the Tajbeg presidential palace in Kabul.

It was December 27, 1979.

Two Soviet doctors, unaware of the KGB plot, worked desperately to revive Amin at the palace. His ministers were rushed to a military hospital.

“The doctors put tubes through his nose and mouth to pump his stomach,” Faqir Mohammad Faqir, the interior minister, who had rushed to the palace, tells RFE/RL. — video included in link below..

Poisonings, Assassination, And A Coup: The Secret Soviet Invasion Of Afghanistan

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