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Construction begins on the $28 million bridge that the United States is building over the River Oxys between Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Scheduled to be finished in May 2007, the bridge will strengthen Afghanistan as the link between energy-rich Central Asia and the rest of the region.
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An Afghan rug merchant looks out of his shop on the commercial hub on Chicken Street in Kabul in 2002.
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