Selling sunflower-seeds

Seen near Marneuli in 1997 - a picture of poverty. Pensioneers received 12 Lari a month which was about 12 German marks. That was hardly "enough" to buy one loaf of bread a day.
In 2007, pensioneers get around 50 Lari. Still by far not enough to live a decent life.

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