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1,000 Words: Afghans Engage In A Dangerous Game
By David Gilkey
Updated: 1 month ago

The "Horsemen of Afghanistan" playing Buzkashi a dangerous contest in which riders vie for a goat carcass in the northern city of Sheberghan near the Tajikistan border.


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