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The Wakhan Corridor

In Travel on January 27, 2013 at 8:00 am

The north east of Afghanistan has a strip of land several hundred miles long which is one of the bleakest places on the earth where people scratch out a living. National Geographic has an interesting article entitled “Stranded On The Roof Of The World” about the corridor which is well worth reading if you think your life is tough… here. A lot of text but you can satisfy your eyes to match the text by clicking on this link here.

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More information on Wikipedia here.

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