A film about the second stage of the historic April revolution in Afghanistan, when Babrak Karmal headed the new leadership of the republic. View of a prison in Kabul. Prisoners after being released from prisons in January 1980. Residents of Kabul in the streets, bazaar. Afghan children on the carousel. Schoolchildren during class. The nurse is weighing the baby. View of strollers with newborn children. Peasants are working in the field, harvesting. Workers at work in the shop of the plant. Construction of new houses in Kabul. The oath of a soldier of a volunteer detachment that took part in the fight against counterrevolutionary forces. Paratroopers during parachute jumps, tankers on the street kissing people. The Minister of the Armed Forces, a member of the Politburo of the PDPA Central Committee, General Rafi, speaks of the rallying of the army and the people. The captured spooks talk about their training at a base in Pakistan. Type of captured American-made weapons. Meeting in Kabul of the First Secretary of the Komsomol Central Committee B. Pastukhov and the USSR pilot-cosmonaut P. and. Klimuk at the airport. The pioneers give them flowers. B. Pastukhov's speech at a mass holiday dedicated to the creation of a democratic organization of youth in Afghanistan. Speech by B. Karmal at a meeting with representatives of democratic youth. Factory workers in the shop. Photo - Leonid Brezhnev with the workers of this plant during his stay in Afghanistan 20 years ago. Meeting in Tajikistan of the delegation of Afghanistan; among those present - Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Tajik SSR R.N. Nabiev. Afghans are considering agricultural machinery used in agriculture in the USSR. Members of the Afghan delegation are watching the cotton harvest, getting acquainted with the work at a textile factory. Sending equipment to Afghanistan. textbooks, bread. Tractors in the Afghan village of Samarhel. Chronicle: Chronicle of hostilities during the Vietnam War - a view of a Vietnamese prisoner, killed, wounded American soldiers. Fascist putsch in Chile - shooting, soldiers on tanks, blown up houses, people running.