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Afghan men labourers sit on the ground to drink tea in Mazar-i-Sharif... News PhotoAdult,Afghanistan,Balkh,Drink,Horizontal,Human Interest,Men,People,SittingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAfghan men labourers sit on the ground to drink tea in Mazar-i-Sharif in Balkh province on December 22, 2012. Once known as the 'mother of cities,' the ancient city of Balkh was a popular destination along the ancient Silk Route. Balkh was destroyed by Mongol conqueror Genghis Khan during his rule, with the city's ruins remaining as a tourist attraction today. AFP PHOTO/ Qais Usyan (Photo credit should read QAIS USYAN/AFP/Getty Images)