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Afghan Sculptor

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Afghan Sculptor

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NPR's Ivan Watson in Kabul reports that a prominent Afghan sculptor has returned home, after decades in exile, hoping to help rebuild the famed Buddhas of Bamiyan. The huge ancient statues were destroyed last year by the Taliban.