An Injured Boy in Yemen

PhotographerGiles Clarke
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyGetty Images Reportage
City/CountryNew york, United States
Photo DateMay 3rd 2017
Technical InfoSony A7s (24-70mm) (16-35mm)
Entry Description

AL JOUMHOURI HOSPITAL, SANA'A, YEMEN - 3 MAY 2017. A young boy lies in the emergency room awaiting treatment. The current conflict in Yemen has entered a third year as coalition forces target Houthi rebel positions in much of the country. Some 10,000 civilians have been killed and many thousands more have been injured. The growing humanitarian crisis now threatens over 18 million people or two-thirds of the population.

About Photographer

Giles Clarke is a featured photographer with Getty Images Reportage. The 'Yemen 2017' series was photographed on assignment for UN-OCHA in early 2017. Giles is based in New York City where he lives with his wife and two children.