2006 Photo Contest, General News, Stories, 2nd prize
Photographer

Seamus Murphy

The Sunday Times Magazine

01 May, 2005

A man slumps exhausted in the middle of the road after arriving at the Erez checkpoint at 3am, in an attempt to find work in Israel. Palestinians used a system of tunnels beneath the Gaza-Egyptian border for travel and arms smuggling. Both the Israeli Defense Force and the Palestinian police have moved to uncover tunneling activity.

About

Seamus Murphy

Seamus Murphy's work as a photojournalist has taken him on frequent assignments to Afghanistan, but also across the world, from Iran, the Palestinian territories and Iraq, to Ken...

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