Despite War, Afghans Host Lavish Weddings Weddings in Afghanistan typically cost a minimum of $10,000, have upwards of 600 guests and can last for days. Concerned about grooms going deeply into debt, Afghan lawmakers have proposed a law limiting the cost of weddings.
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Despite War, Afghans Host Lavish Weddings

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Despite War, Afghans Host Lavish Weddings

Despite War, Afghans Host Lavish Weddings

Despite War, Afghans Host Lavish Weddings

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Weddings in Afghanistan typically cost a minimum of $10,000, have upwards of 600 guests and can last for days. Concerned about grooms going deeply into debt, Afghan lawmakers have proposed a law limiting the cost of weddings.

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