Thousands of Afghan children toil for bread, forgo education in Kabul

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The vast majority of Afghan children are facing extremely harsh living conditions, according to a recent United Nations report. In the capital Kabul, thousands of Afghan children have to work doing various jobs to earn a piece of bread, sharing heavy family burdens amid the country’s economic woes – and some even become the family’s only breadwinner. The harshness of life has shattered their academic dreams, as some still hope for a better future.

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