In the Friendly Afghanistan. (1956)

Film-document №4652 4 parts, Duration: 0:34:39 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Slavinskaya M.


The film is about the stay in India of Nikolay Bulganin, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR, and Nikita Khrushchev, a member of the Presidium of the the USSR Supreme Council, in Afghanistan.

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Speaker of the USSR Council of Ministers Nikolai Bulganin and member of the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet Khrushchev in Afghanistan: the town of Kabul, a meeting of the Soviet delegation at the airport. Of welcoming the Prime Minister of Afghanistan M. Dowd. Kabul residents welcomed the Soviet people. Visit the Mausoleum of Nadir Shah, a meeting with the King of Afghanistan, Zahir Shah. Examination of historical attractions, Kabul University, a military school, a dinner at the Soviet Embassy, ​​a meeting with the mayor of Kabul, inspection of construction bakery, a popular festival in the stadium in Kabul. The signing of the Soviet-Afghan statement and other policy documents. Seeing the Soviet delegation at the airport.

Reel №1

Types of Kabul.



Meyvand Avenue.

The new theater.

On the streets of the holiday excitement.

To meet guests at the airport arriving in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Mohammed Daoud, government officials and others.

Out of the plane Bulganin and Khrushchev.

Welcomes guests Mohammed Daoud and his deputies Mohammed Naeem and Muhammad Ali.

Honor guard.

Guests greet Afghan ministers and members of the diplomatic corps.

Speech Bulganin.

The audience applauded.

Reel №2

Soviet leaders and persons accompanying them in cars traveling through the city of Kabul.

The people welcomed the Soviet guests.

Mausoleum of Nadir Shah.

Bulganin and Khrushchev laying a wreath at the tomb of Mohammed Mohammed Nadir Shah.

Royal Palace Delkumo - residence of King Mohammed Zahir Shah.

Soviet visitors to talk with King Mohammed Zahir Shah.

Bulganin presents a message from the king Voroshilov.

Present at the interview Gromyko, the Prime Minister of Afghanistan Mohammad Daud and other officials.

Delkumo Palace Park.


The fortress wall.

Monument in honor of Independence.

Babur's tomb.

Bulganin and Khrushchev visit the historical museum.

Guests accompanied by the Minister of Education of Afghanistan, Abdul Majid and known Afghan historian Prof.

Ahmed Kohvad.

Museum building.

The building of the University of Kabul.

The campus - Aliabadskaya Hospital Medical School.

Bulganin and Khrushchev visited training facilities and labs, talk with teachers and students.

University building.

Reel №3

Building the Kabul Military School in the old fortress Balagisar.

Bulganin and Khrushchev visit the school.

Dinner in honor of the Soviet guests at the Town Council Chairman Dr.

Muhammad Suhail Yusuf Khan.

Bulganin thanks for the welcome and said that the Soviet government donated to the city of Kabul 15 buses and equipment for the hospital.


Mohammed Yousef Suhaila thanks.

Bulganin and Khrushchev inspecting construction bakery.

Folk festival at the stadium in honor of Ghazi guests.

In the central box with the Soviet guests - Prime Minister Mohammed Daoud, his deputies and members of the Afghan Cabinet.

Acts Khrushchev.

The people applauded.

Celebration at the stadium.

Dancers perform ancient national dance "Athan."

Reel №4

On the field - participants Equestrian Games "Bozkashi."

NA Bulganin awards the winner a silver cup.


Signing of a joint statement by the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bulganin, a member of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR Khrushchev and Prime Minister of Afghanistan Mohammad Daud.

Gromyko, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan, Mohammed Naim sign the protocol on the extension of the agreement on neutrality and mutual nonaggression.

Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Kumykin Afghan Finance Minister Abdul Malek endorse communiqué "to economic relations between the USSR and Afghanistan."

Bulganin and Khrushchev's departure from Kabul.

At the airport seeing off members of the Afghan government.

Bulganin and Khrushchev perform.