1998 Photo Contest, Spot News, 3rd prize

Massimo Sciacca

17 March, 1997

Close to the Macedonian border, an alleged highway robber is forced to the ground and arrested by police. Lawlessness reigned in the small Balkan country when the hugely popular 'pyramid' investment funds collapsed. Many lost not only their savings, but their mortgaged homes and land as well.

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Massimo Sciacca

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