Patrol on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border

Freelance journalist Doug Grindle was embedded with a U.S. Army unit in the mountains of Khost Province in eastern… read more

Freelance journalist Doug Grindle was embedded with a U.S. Army unit in the mountains of Khost Province in eastern Afghanistan. Soldiers from this unit patrol Afghanistan’s border with Pakistan. He accompanied them in their efforts to stop insurgents from using this rugged mountain area as a way to cross into Afghanistan. Soldiers were interviewed.

This was Doug Grindle’s fifth trip to Afghanistan, and it most likely took place early in 2008. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
202216-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Afghanistan
First Aired:
Apr 20, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 5, 2008

Airing Details

  • Apr 20, 2008 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 2008 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 2008 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 24, 2008 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 25, 2008 | 12:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 2008 | 6:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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