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An Iraqi worker breaks imported alabaster to be used later in the... News PhotoAlabaster,Baghdad,Factory,Finance,Flooring,Freight Transportation,Horizontal,Iraq,Manufacturing,Occupation,Taji,TownPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn Iraqi worker breaks imported alabaster to be used later in the manufacturing of flooring at a factory in the town of Taji, just north of the capital Baghdad, on February 5, 2013. Unemployment is high across Iraq with these 16 employees at this factory earning some twenty thousand Iraqi dinars a day (about $15) for working an 11 hour day. AFP PHOTO/AHMAD AL-RUBAYE (Photo credit should read AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)