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Their faces are shocked, drawn and grim, these Somali refugees arriving at a camp just over the Kenyan border. Yet photographer Luca Catalano Gonzaga sees the positive side: people who are willing to stand up for themselves and sacrifice for a new life rather than remain in their troubled homeland.

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Black-and-white • Luca Catalano Gonzaga • Portraits • Refugees • Somalia • World
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In December 2011, photojournalist Dominic Nahr traveled to Somalia to document the plight of women who die from pregnancy or childbirth-related complications. Somalia is one of the poorest countries in the world and its maternal mortality rate is believed to be among the highest.

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Dominic Nahr • Magnum Photos • Somalia • World
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The United Nations recently declared an end to the famine that killed tens of thousands of people in Somalia. But conditions are still dire in the country, which has been said to be facing “the worst humanitarian crisis in the world.” Photographer Anthony Karen documented life in Mogadishu last month.

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Anthony Karen • Somalia • World

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