Friday, 9 November 2012

Photos of Colombia by Garry Leech

Below are images taken in Colombia that depict some of the facets of this conflict torn society.

All Photos credited to ©Garry Leech. The full slideshow is available here - Please be aware some of the images not shown here are graphic in nature
FARC guerillas in formation at a jungle based camp

Local vegetation that has been decimated by aerial fumigations in Meta

The "Oil Christ" at Colombia's largest oil refinery in Barrancabermeja, Santander


Two AUC paramilitaries in El Dorado, Putumayo
A young girl standing by a National Police Officer in Saravena, Arauca
Garry Leech has written The FARC: The Longest Insurgency, which deals with the political background to these images.



2 comments:

Anonymous said...

It's Colombia

Zed Books said...

Fixed.