Museum in Herat remembers Soviet-Afghan war

Horrors of conflict still fresh 25 years after the withdrawal of the Soviet army from Afghanistan.

    It has been 25 years since the Soviet army withdrew from Afghanistan. A museum in Herat in western Afghanistan has been dedicated to the decade-long war that took the lives of hundreds of thousands of people. 

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Herat.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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