Afghanistan – a study in contrasts

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The ever amazing Boston Globe’s “The Big Picture” brings us some absolutely stunning photos of Afghanistan.

Whereas we’re almost immune to pictures like this,

Pajhwok Photo Service/AFP/Getty Images(Photo credit: Pajhwok Photo Service/AFP/Getty Images) 

we don’t see enough pictures like this

Paula Bronstein/Getty Images

(Photo credit: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

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