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Little boy who was being filmed for a TV commercial
Bustling Bukhara

April 27th 2016
<em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">Day 93 Wednesday 20th April 2016 – Samarkand to Bukhara Training it today, and our Ticket out of Samarkand wasn’t till midday so there was no need to be out of bed at the crack of dawn. When we did get up we discovered that it was raining heavily so it looked like it was going to be a damp exit. Had breakfast packed o ... read more
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Uzbekistani Flag Russia conquered Uzbekistan in the late 19th century. Stiff resistance to the Red Army after World War I was eventually suppressed and a socialist republic set up in 1924. During the Soviet era, intensive production of "white gold" (cotton) and grain... ... read more
2nd May 2016

Maybe not what it seems
The photo looks like we just stumbled upon some kid practising on a wall, but in fact he was part of an elaborate film/TV show. If we had used the wider photo you would see all the camera crew and actors - think this photo works better.

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