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Child Labor in Afghanistan Remains a Problem

With war still raging in Afghanistan, the country also faces the problem of child labor as families put their school-age children to work to help make ends meet. VOA encountered two families whose children toiled away at a brick-making factory. One family had been working to pay off a loan of some $1,500 it borrowed from the brick-factory owner 10 years ago — so far without success. Both families' children spent their days making bricks from mud clay. "By God, I am...

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