Aziz's father has dilapidated most of his wealth (his livestock), bartering it against opium. Now, the family has only a few yaks left and a horse that young Juma is especially fond of it...Trekking through the high altitude plateau of the Little Pamir mountains (average 4200 meters) , where the Afghan Kyrgyz community live all year, on the borders of China, Tajikistan and Pakistan.

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Aziz's father has dilapidated most of his wealth (his livestock), bartering it against opium. Now, the family has only a few yaks left and a horse that young Juma is especially fond of it...Trekking through the high altitude plateau of the Little Pamir mountains (average 4200 meters) , where the Afghan Kyrgyz community live all year, on the borders of China, Tajikistan and Pakistan.


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