Projects: Healing the Wounds of Violence in Iraq: The Anonymous Wounded of Iraq

Nada Dahan, from Yemen, was shot in the right arm during confrontations between government and opposition forces. Her humerus was shattered and has not healed. She is in a hospital ward rented and equipped by Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF) to treat Iraqi victims of violence whose injuries can not be treated inside Iraq. The program is now beginning to receive patients from Yemen, Syria, Egypt and Libya in addition to Iraqis.Amman, Jordan.Photo © J.B. Russell
The Anonymous Wounded of Iraq, November 2011

Nada Dahan, from Yemen, was shot in the right arm during confrontations between government and opposition forces. Her humerus was shattered and has not healed. She is in a hospital ward rented and equipped by Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF) to treat Iraqi victims of violence whose injuries can not be treated inside Iraq. The program is now beginning to receive patients from Yemen, Syria, Egypt and Libya in addition to Iraqis. 

Amman, Jordan. 

Photo © J.B. Russell