Projects: Angola I - Truce & Consequences: Truce & Consequences

Landmine victims waiting at the Vietnam Veterans Association Foundation (VVAF) workshop to have prosthetic limbs fitted. Despite vast reserves of petroleum, diamonds and natural resources, decades of fighting between FAA (Forca Armada Angolana) forces and UNITA rebels have riddled Angola with land mines, impoverishing and crippling its people.Luena, Angola.Photo © J.B. Russell
Truce & Consequences, December 2001

Landmine victims waiting at the Vietnam Veterans Association Foundation (VVAF) workshop to have prosthetic limbs fitted. Despite vast reserves of petroleum, diamonds and natural resources, decades of fighting between FAA (Forca Armada Angolana) forces and UNITA rebels have riddled Angola with land mines, impoverishing and crippling its people. 

Luena, Angola. 

Photo © J.B. Russell