“War photography is closely linked to propaganda. In embedded journalism, many of the photographs taken are only the vehicle for a message that others want to pass on. Sometimes, the closer I get, the more I realise how far away I really am.”
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PHOTO: Inside the historic town of Palmyra, retaken from IS by the Syrian Arab Army. Victorious Syrian Army soldiers stand on top of rubble in front of a section of a portico–all that is left of the ancient Temple of Bel. Palmyra, Tadmor, Syria. April 1, 2016.
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