2008 Photo Contest, General News, Stories, 1st prize
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Balazs Gardi

VII Network / Alexia Foundation

01 October, 2007

A family walks on the only man-made road, deep in the Korengal Valley. The valley is one of the deadliest zones of conflict in the region. Located near the Pakistan border, it was the first part of a former mujahideen arms-smuggling channel. American military strategists believed that al-Qaeda was trying to revive the route.

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