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Friday, May 2, 2014

In Afghanistan, childhood is often a full-time job

Sami Rahimi pauses in his work as President Hamid Karzi speaks on television. Rahimi, 13, lives and works in a bread bakery in Kabul, Afghanistan. He earns about $3 per day to help support his family, which lives in a northern province.