15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Peshmerga Fighters

A trio of Peshmerga fighters fire along the front-line in Iraqi Kurdistan. This was taken some months before the Peshmerga offensive to retake the city of Mosul. ISIS positions were around 2-3 kilometers from this position.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Iraq
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Copyright: © Douglas Diaz