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Ruth and Isaac

Ruth and Isaac live in a slum in Lusaka, Zambia. Isaac (behind) is Ruth’s best friend. They play together, go to school together and he protects her when needed. Albino children in Africa are often targeted because witch doctors say their bodies can cure diseases.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Lusaka, Zambia
Camera: ILCE-7RM2
Copyright: © Adrian Kuipers