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  • Imdad

    Posted by Brian Jones

    24 May 2004 – Imdad (27k image)

    This is another smiling face we came across on the road. Imdad is a tenant farmer in the Hazara region of Afghanistan. He gets a quarter of the crops he grows with the remainder going to his landlord. He owns 23 sheep, which his young son tends high up in the mountains.

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