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The welders and laborers who dismantle aged cargo and tanker ships work long days and brave the dangerous work for around two dollars a day at the Gaddani Beach ship breaking yards in Baluchistan Province, Pakistan on Tuesday, February 26, 2008.  Most workers come from the Northwest Frontier Province and Baluchistan Province where unemployment is high and fundamentalism has flourished.
Baluchistan Province, Pakistan

The welders and laborers who dismantle aged cargo and tanker ships work long days and brave the dangerous work for around two dollars a day at the Gaddani Beach ship breaking yards in Baluchistan Province, Pakistan on Tuesday, February 26, 2008. Most workers come from the Northwest Frontier Province and Baluchistan Province where unemployment is high and fundamentalism has flourished.