Kidnapping in Herat Afghanistan : News Photo

Kidnapping in Herat Afghanistan

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HERAT, AFGHANISTAN - APRIL 9: Mohammad Rafiq Mojaddidi, former Mayor of Herat, wipes tears as he talks about his son Umar Sirous Mojaddidi's ordeal with kidnappers on April 9, 2013 in Herat, Afghanistan. Mojaddidi paid $200,000 ransom to free his son. Herat's relative success economically have caused hundreds of kidnappings, with families of businessmen paying large sums to ransom their relatives. (Photo by Michel du Cille/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
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HERAT, AFGHANISTAN - APRIL 9: Mohammad Rafiq Mojaddidi, former Mayor of Herat, wipes tears as he talks about his son Umar Sirous Mojaddidi's ordeal with kidnappers on April 9, 2013 in Herat, Afghanistan. Mojaddidi paid $200,000 ransom to free his son. Herat's relative success economically have caused hundreds of kidnappings, with families of businessmen paying large sums to ransom their relatives. (Photo by Michel du Cille/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
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April 08, 2013
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