1992 Photo Contest, General News, 1st prize

Ron Haviv

Saba Press Photos

11 August, 1991

A young boy gives free rein to his grief at the funeral of his father, a Croatian policeman killed by Serbian guerrillas. Croatia's declaration of independence marked the start of a bloody civil war between Croatian national guards and Serbian militias backed by the federal army.

About the photographer

Ron Haviv

Award-­winning photojournalist Ron Haviv has produced images of conflict and humanitarian crises that have made headlines from around the world since the end of the Cold War. A c...

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