1992 Photo Contest, Daily Life, 3rd prize

Witold Krassowski

Network Photographers for The Independent Magazine

01 January, 1991

During a weekly cock fight in Kabul's Babur Gardens, water spit from a man's mouth cools down a fighting cock between bouts. Since the Soviet invasion in 1979, one million Afghans died in the war and five million left the country as refugees. Accepting violence and uncertainty have become a way of life.

About the photographer

Witold Krassowski

Witold Krassowski is a photographer, specializing in social documentary and reportage for over 30 years. His work has been widely published across Europe, especially in Britain. ...

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