1992 Photo Contest, People in the News, 2nd prize

Gideon Mendel

Network Photographers

01 January, 1991

Food is distributed to Ethiopian immigrants, many of whom have known famine. In 1991, immigrants from Ethiopia and the Soviet Union have been arriving in Israel in large numbers.

About the photographer

Gideon Mendel

Born in Johannesburg in 1959, he studied psychology and African history at the University of Cape Town. Following his studies he became a freelance photographer, photographing ch...

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