President Zia: [Pakistani President Zia agrees to accept Israeli transfers of seized Soviet weapons to the Afghan resistance] Pakistan and Israel would have to appear to be enemies in the public eye.
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President Zia:
[Pakistani President Zia agrees to accept Israeli transfers of seized Soviet weapons to the Afghan resistance]
Pakistan and Israel would have to appear to be enemies in the public eye.
Charlie Wilson:
[pause]
Yeah, I don't think that's a tough sell.

Transcript:
I need to trust that this
arrangement will remain secret.
Pakistan and Israel would have to
appear to be enemies in the public eye.
Yeah, I don't think that's a tough sell.
You have authority to do this?
None whatsoever. In fact, I'm pretty
close to violating the Logan Act.
Well, I don't know what that is.
But, Charlie. Yes, sir.
If I see one fucking Star
of David on a crate...
You won't. I promise.
Hey. Excuse me.
You want me to take a
look at those remarks?

Clip duration: 28 seconds
Views: 37
Uploaded: 12 December, 2020
Genres: biography, comedy, drama, history
Summary: A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.


Actors

President Zia - Om Puri
Charlie Wilson - Tom Hanks