Abir Abdullah in Bangladesh

Child takes shelter with his mother before the cyclone hit. Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.


Abir Abdullah born in 1971. Started photography career in 1996 at Drik Picture Library, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Currently working in the European Pressphoto Agency (EPA) as Bangladesh correspondent. Photographs published in Blink, Time, Newsweek, Der Speigel, New Internationalist, Guardian, International Herald Tribune, Asiaweek, Elmundo, Stern, Geo etc. Won Mother jones award for the documentary project War Veterans of Bangladesh in 2001.

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