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Frontline: Behind Taliban Lines
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This past Fall an Afghan video journalist negotiated extraordinary access to a part of the country that has quietly reverted back to Taliban control. For close to two weeks the journalist traveled a region that he found was now largely under control of the Taliban "shadow" government. He also tracked members of an insurgent cell working with members of Al Qaeda on a mission to sabotage a major U.S./NATO supply route. As the new U.S. strategy focuses on the south and eastern parts of the country this film opens up a window onto a potential new front in the north and sheds an important light on who's fighting the U.S. efforts in Afghanistan and why. Also in this hour: A report from Pakistan on the country's troubled public school system which is among the worst in the world despite years of U.S. aid.

Title: Frontline: Behind Taliban Lines
Genre: TV Variety & Misc, Special Interest-Documentary
Director: Jamie Doran
Studio: PBS (Direct)
Release Date: 6/8/2010
Product Type: DVD
Rated: NR
UPC: 841887012461
Item #: PBS006901

Street Date: 6/8/2010
Run Time: 60 minutes

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