© Françoise Demulder, 1976.  Palestinian refugees in the La Quarantaine refugee camp, Beirut, Lebanon, where several hundred Palestinian civilians were executed by Lebanon’s right wing Phalangist militia during the civil war. This woman is begging for her husband’s life. The photo won the World Press Photo award that year, and marked the first time a woman was honored with the top prize.
Francçoise Demulder, internationally recognized photojournalist, is in need of funds due to serious medical difficulties. There will be an online photographic auction. Please go to her site www.francoisedemulder.com to learn how you can help.