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Butchers take a break on December 19, 2012 at the international... News PhotoBusiness,Butcher,Butcher's Shop,France,Horizontal,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Lifestyles,Market,Market Stall,Meat,Rungis,Suburb,Val-de-MarnePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPButchers take a break on December 19, 2012 at the international wholesale market in the southern Paris suburb of Rungis. The market is almost a city in its own right, spread over 234 hectares (578 acres), and Christmas its busiest season. The 120,000 tons of food that pass through its alleys in December account for a quarter of its annual trade. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)