Frontline at night

PhotographerAnnibale Greco
PrizeSilver in Press / War
Entry Description

Frontline at night in Menajeer village on the outskirt of Sari Kani, Syria. It's a frontline, an outpost, where Kurds are fighting against the militants of the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS). This outpost like many others has a very strict controls during the night as it is one of the first frontline with the the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS). Kurds fighters check during all night the way where Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS) militants could attempt an attack.

About Photographer

Born in Italy in 1979. After graduating with a masterís degree in photojournalism in Rome in 2010, he started to work as a freelance photographer focusing attention to documentary photography. His photographs has been published in national and international publications, including Stern, Le Monde, Die Zeit, The Guardian, Days Japan, Internazionale, La Repubblica, Terra Mater. Recently he has worked in Democratic Republic of Congo, Israel and Palestinian Territories, Syria, Central African Republic, Iraq, Burma. Annibale Greco has been represented by Corbis Images from July 2012 to February 2016. NGO work: UNICEF, UNHCR, ICRC, FAO