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This picture taken on January 1, 2013 shows Afghan customers eating... News PhotoAdult,Afghanistan,City,Cold Temperature,Customer,Eating,Herat,Horizontal,Human Interest,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Meal,Men,People,Roadside,Store,WinterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on January 1, 2013 shows Afghan customers eating at roadside shops in Herat. The war-torn country still faces poverty, unemployment and lack of infrastructure despite western aid money which has flooded Afghanistan in the 11 years since a US-led invasion toppled the hardline Islamist Taliban regime in the wake of the September 11 attacks on New York and Washington. Civilians are among the hardest hit as the Taliban wage an increasingly bloody insurgency against the government. AFP PHOTO/ Aref Karimi (Photo credit should read Aref Karimi/AFP/Getty Images)