In Photos: The Experiences of Cities at War

Sarajevo, 1992

Women run for their lives across ‘Sniper Alley’ during the siege of Sarajevo
Photograph: Tom Stoddart/Getty Images

Monrovia, 2003

A Liberian militia commander loyal to the government celebrates after firing a rocket-propelled grenade at rebel forces
Photograph: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Baghdad, 2004

An Iraqi man walks by the scene of an attack on US Army Humvees that caused several American casualties in the Al-Waziriyah neighbourhood of Baghdad
Photograph: Moises Saman/Magnum Photos

Beirut, 2006

Lebanese citizens watch Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speak on television as black smoke rises from new Israeli attacks on the group’s stronghold in the southern suburbs of the city
Photograph: Kevork Djansezian/AP

Kabul, 2007

Children play in a destroyed car in front of former king Darul Aman’s palace which was destroyed during the civil war
Photograph: Rafiq Maqbool/AP

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  1. ma says

    ain’t religion and politics wunnderful rahsins to be a fittin one tuuther …
    wunnderful ledders git us to dew sum reeeeelll good tings for Wurld !
    gimme sum moe War ligon…gimme sum mo dat Holy death makin …
    .gonna bewid da Wurl ledders as dey led ussus to fittin, bledin and hep’in dese ledders loots us o everthing..
    .yep living too deys git and wese die….wuz bedder with wich un…Commies? Nazis ? Templars ? Catholics ? Zulus ? Chinee Empour ? Medidevil Kingdum ? wan was bestus ? Romey deaths? dem Irisk Catholics or de Irisk Protessin ? wich dewff wus bessus ? Pope he blest it ? Wanna Habis ? mebbe so Progras or BrainDrain Drugin ? sum Lieburals and sum Weddermanz say dey ritt ! Some Damdemos klayem dese gonna git fdur allus free tings and homes un cars un chickens and gie usen golder monies jess soonz wesew allus deamed, debrained dedumified un dossilatiried…ain’t dat wat NAZI dey dood fur Joos

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