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flag Afghanistan.gif (289 bytes)   AFGHANISTAN


Afghanistan, a dry mountainous landlocked country inhabited by various fierce tribes, is completely ravaged nowadays after 23 years of bloody fighting. In fact, the pictures shown here were taken by me in 1976 and 1978, when the country was still the highlight on the overland route from Europe to India. We wish the Afghan people all the best in rebuilding their shattered lives and nation. 

Afghan Soldier getting Photographed - small.JPG (43049 bytes)

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Drying Burkha's in Kandahar.jpg (40222 bytes)

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Herati Restaurant Musicians.jpg (39249 bytes)

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Along the Kandahar Canal.jpg (36918 bytes)

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Herat Watermelonmarket.jpg (36419 bytes)

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Hindu Kush.jpg (37936 bytes)

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Kandahar - Angry Fruitseller.jpg (43301 bytes)

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Goatheads For Sale - Kandahar.jpg (42248 bytes)

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Herat Waterpijpshop.jpg (35412 bytes)

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Afghan Women Pro-Taraki Demonstration Kandahar 1978.jpg (38070 bytes)

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Kabul - Man carrying Huge Load.jpg (28063 bytes)

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Kandahar - Fixing Horseshoe.jpg (48279 bytes)

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Afghan Shopkeeper.jpg (41167 bytes)

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Inside a Herat Restaurant.jpg (28950 bytes)

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Herat Streetscene.jpg (42251 bytes)

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Two Afghan Kids.jpg (26581 bytes)

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Inside the Bakery in Herat.jpg (30092 bytes)

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Kabul Riverfront.jpg (38176 bytes)

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Kandahar - Naan For Sale.jpg (37621 bytes)

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Kabul Fruitshop in the Evening.jpg (49643 bytes)

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Kabul in Vogelvlucht.jpg (58158 bytes)

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