All alone in the world

All alone in the world

22nd Apr 2007

All alone in the world

A powerful and deeply disturbing image taken by news photographer Chris Hondras in Iraq in 2005.

A car with a family aboard failed to stop on request by American soldiers and as a result, was shot at, leaving the parents dead and blood spattered all over the children.

Read A War Photographer's View of Iraq for further information, including an audio slideshow describing the incident.

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