Picture of the Day: Haiti – Hope & Despair, 1 Year Later
HAITI – HOPE & DESPAIR, 1 YEAR LATER
Photograph by THONY BELIZAIRE/AFP/Getty Images
An aerial view of a tent city in a Port-au-Prince is seen on January 10, 2011, one year after the quake of January 12, 2010.
Photograph by REUTERS/Kena Betancur
Soccer players from Haiti’s Zaryen team (in blue) and the national amputee team fight for the ball during a friendly match at the national stadium in Port-au-Prince January 10, 2011. Sprinting on their crutches at breakneck speed, the young soccer players who lost legs in Haiti’s earthquake last year project a symbol of hope and resilience in a land where so much is broken.
via The Big Picture: Haiti One Year Later
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