The Secret War in Afghanistan: The Soviet Union, China and the Role of Anglo-American Intelligence (Library of Middle East History)

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The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, and the subsequent war with the indigenous Afghan Mujahedeen, was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Cold War. Making use of recently declassified archives, this book brings to light the full role of the CIA in arming and training the Afghan fighters.