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Film Clip: Interview at the Mosque

John Simpson, Ranulph Fiennes and Robin Knox-Johnston ask worshipers if they want Westerners to leave Afghanistan and receive some unequivocal answers.

One of three clips shown here from Top Dogs: Adventures in War, Sea and Ice – Afghanistan, transmitted on BBC2 in 2009 in which John Simpson takes Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Sir Robin Knox-Johnston to Afghanistan to reveal the trials and joys of the war correspondent whilst he investigates live news stories.

“A fascinating insight into how the news is shaped…seriousness of purpose” The Times