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Twinkle of Hope

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Afghan salesman from Kabul Bazar. His face is war-beaten, but there is a twinkle of hope for better future in his eyes.

Photo by Gabriel Kerekes of Slovakia.

Contest entry A0131.

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Blind Man

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A blind man squats on the ground while talking to an ANA patrol in Bowlan District, Lashkar Gah, Helmand Province, 22nd April 2008.

Photo by Andy Barnham of the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A0126.

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Tired of the War

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Photo was taken 06 JAN MedCap Soltan Abad during a visit by TF South Shindand.

Photo by Vinko Pernek of Slovenia.

Contest entry A0123.

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Public Servant

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A portrait of a security officer at a post along the Kabul-Jalalabad Road. 2008.

Photo by John Zada of Canada.

Contest entry A0122.

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Going Home

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Some western observers have stated that Afghan women play a sub-serviant part in Afghan society.  This may not be the case – Discuss.

Photo by Iain Cochrane of Scotland, the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A100.

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Chopan Kebab

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Chopan Kebab – a luxury food, lamb kebab which can take up to one hour to prepare.

Photo by Iain Cochrane of Scotland, the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A0096.

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Pottery Merchant

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Pottery Merchant, March 2008, Istalif, Parwan Province.

Photo by Iain Cochrane, Scotland, the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A0094.

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Nan Bread

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Preparing nan bread for the oven.

Photo by Iain Cochrane of Scotland, the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A0090.

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Hot Chai

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Wherever you are in Afghanistan, nothing ever, ever happens without first taking tea.

Photo by Iain Cochrane of Scotland the United Kingdom.

Contest entry A0089.

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Wise Man

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Wise man at a shura.

Photo by Mike Costello of the United States of America.

Contest entry A0086.

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