Afghanistan / 2002 in Pictures / Photos by Jonathan Wiggs

Introduction
Caves in Bamiyan
Portraits
Afghanistan in Transition
Hope for the Future


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Afghanistan: 2002 in pictures / Photos by Jonathan Wiggs
Bamiyan, Afghanistan, Jan. 8
An empty hole is all that remains of the largest of five 1,500-year-old Buddha statues destroyed by the Taliban. The remaining pieces of the Buddha are wrapped in protective covering at the base of the hole.
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