Young Wakhi herder (hired as shepherd), brings burning dung to the guest room in the evening, to start the stove. Temperature drops to -30 in the night..Campment of Burgut Yor (Afendi Boi's camp, completely addicted to opium)..Winter expedition through the Wakhan Corridor and into the Afghan Pamir mountains, to document the life of the Afghan Kyrgyz tribe. January/February 2008. Afghanistan

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Young Wakhi herder (hired as shepherd), brings burning dung to the guest room in the evening, to start the stove. Temperature drops to -30 in the night..Campment of Burgut Yor (Afendi Boi's camp, completely addicted to opium)..Winter expedition through the Wakhan Corridor and into the Afghan Pamir mountains, to document the life of the Afghan Kyrgyz tribe. January/February 2008. Afghanistan


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