South Sudan. In the cattle camp of Bir-Diak, a cattle keeper cradles a home-made flag. For many southerners this period is considered to be the final walk to freedom.
A boy climbs on top of a tank at a museum housed in a former prison and military barracks in Sulaimani, Iraq. Upon entering the museum, an inscription reads: "We are not proud to display these weapons that were once used against us. However, we must admit that we, too, used these very weapons in the defense of our freedom."
Saiful Huq Omi
Bangladesh. A refugee in a camp.
Kadir van Lohuizen
Iraqi special forces under the guidance of US special forces raid a house in Tal Afar. The person they are looking for is suspected of making IED's and car bombs.
At the Ritz Carlton 5 star luxury hotel in Jumeirah, Alex from Ghana is the "Pool Ambassador", at noontime serving juice drinks around the pool, clad in a smoking and tophat. He has been in Dubai for about 3 months.
Karp Belgayev, a coal miner, walks through Yor Shor, an abandoned village near Vorkuta where he is among the last ten inhabitants. Miners say that after ten years working underground it is impossible to remove black rings from around the eyes.
Nabel Ali Mohamed, 28, protester getting treatment at a makeshift field hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. Nabel was detained and tortured by security forces. They used his body as ashtray.
Tiksi, The Far North
Sherrice Alexander Hill, 58, far left, sits next to her family and friends on a grass field down the street from her home close to where her son, Karim Muhammad Alexander, 29, was murdered.
State Business II
Belarus. Arri, the multi-champion in dog beauty contests.
Tiffany Orr (Mother) and Ronald Wallace (Father) mourn the death of their son at his funeral in Brooklyn. Ronald Wallace Jr., 13, was shot in the back and killed on August 24th, 2012, on the corner of Tapscott Street and Blake Avenue in the early hours of the morning.
The frozen pelt of a polar bear, shot days earlier, thaws in a bathtub in Arviat, Canada.
A young Syrian Kurd gets his hair cut while a boy watches on in an old Bulgarian military base which was converted into a refugee camp during the emergency influx of refugees and asylum seekers in 2013.
Giugliano, Caserta, Italy. September 2015. A fire consumed a site for vehicles confiscated by the police.
Nii Obodai Provencal
Artisanal miners climbing down a wooden shaft. Bondaye Tuappim, Prestea, southwestern Ghana.
Emine Gozde Sevim
Fire works in Newrouz grounds in Diyarbakir, celebrating HDP's entrance to the parliament after June 7th elections.
Ruby O. Fox, 81: It's been so long, I got too old now. We have been coming over this mountain a long time. Like half our life.