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DocArchive: Damming Afghanistan: Lost Stories from Helmand 9 Aug 2014

August 12th, 2014

Episode 733 of 1342 episodes

The Helmand valley dam complex, is the biggest engineering project in Afghanistan. How has it withstood the Soviet invasion and the conflict that began in 2001?

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