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01/14/2011 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Afghan People Suffering Under Powerful Elite Tied To Karzai, U.S.

Shovel-wielding miners in rags and plastic shoes, some with the protruding ribs and work-ravaged pallor of labor camp prisoners, toil deep inside this remote northern mountain, harvesting coal for some of the country's most powerful businessmen.

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