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A. Abbas
It is with great sadness that Magnum Photos announces the death of Abbas who passed away earlier today at the age of 74. Abbas, who started out writing and photographing, first joined Magnum in 1981 and became a full member in 1985.

Magnum’s current president Thomas Dworzak paid tribute to the veteran photographer, who for many at the agency has been both a friend and mentor:
“He was a pillar of Magnum, a godfather for a generation of younger photojournalists. An Iranian transplanted to Paris, he was a citizen of the world he relentlessly documented; its wars, its disasters, its revolutions and...

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The Iranian photographer ABBAS. Photography by Jean Gaumy.
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A. Abbas 1973

SOUTH VIETNAM. 1973. Photographer ABBAS wears helmet and flack-jacket...
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A. Abbas 1971

EAST PAKISTAN. Near Saidpur. December 1971. Civilian Bengali...
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A. Abbas 1973

South Vietnam. Near My Tho. 1973.
The corpse of a VIETCONG (North...
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A. Abbas 1973

VIETNAM. Southern Delta region. 1973. A South Vietnamese Army...
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A. Abbas 1972

G.B. NORTHERN IRELAND. Belfast. A woman wounded by an IRA bomb...
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A. Abbas 1972

G.B. NORTHERN IRELAND. Belfast. A wall crumbles down after having...
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A. Abbas 1974

ZAIRE. Kinshasa. ALI-FOREMAN Boxing Fight. 1974.
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A. Abbas 1974

ZAIRE. Kinshasa. October 30th 1974. World Heavyweight Boxing...
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A. Abbas 1978

SOUTH AFRICA. Hamanskraal. 1978. Colonel S.J. MALAN, Director...
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A. Abbas 1978

SOUTH AFRICA. Durban. 1978. The Turf Club. Blacks, white and...
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A. Abbas 1983

CHILE. Santiago. The army celebrates the 10th anniversary of...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN. Tehran. February 11th 1979.
A mullah, sitting in a luxury...
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A. Abbas 1980

IRAN. Tehran. February 11th 1980. During the celebrations of...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN. Tehran. 1978. A rioter brandishes the shoes of a dead comrade,...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN: TEHRAN January 25, 1979.
After a demonstration at...
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A. Abbas 1985

MEXICO. State of Guerrero. 1985. Village of San Augustin de Oapan....
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A. Abbas 1983

MEXICO. State of Guerrero. Village of San Augustin de Oapan....
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A. Abbas 1984

MEXICO. State of Morelos. 1984. A sugar cane cutter holds her...
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A. Abbas 1991

KUWAIT. Next to a tank destroyed by US aerial bombing, a dead...
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A. Abbas 1995

ISRAEL. Jerusalem. 1995. The body of a young Palestinian, slain...
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A. Abbas 1992

SAUDI ARABIA. Mecca. 1992. Hajj pilgrimage. Pilgrims from all...
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A. Abbas 1991

SAUDI ARABIA. Plain of Arafat. Hajj pilgrimage. 1991. A pilgrim...
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A. Abbas 1992

AFGHANISTAN. Near Kabul. A Mujahid of the Hezbi-Islami (Islamic...
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A. Abbas 1989

GB. ENGLAND. Yorkshire. Batley. 1989. At the Zakaria Muslim Girls...
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A. Abbas 1989

CHINA. Xinjiang province. Kashgar. Courtyard of the Id Kah central...
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A. Abbas 2001

IRAN. Tehran. June 2001. Inside a fashionable coffee house.
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A. Abbas 1995

PHILIPPINES. Pampanga district. Village of Santa Lucia. 1995....
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A. Abbas 1996

USA. Georgia. Kingston. 1996. Church of Lord Jesus Christ (Pentecostal...
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A. Abbas 2003

USA. ALABAMA. Montgomery. Nov. 12 2003. Fundamentalist Christians...
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A. Abbas 1999

SOUTH AFRICA. Cape Town. 1999. Every Sunday, at dawn, priests...
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A. Abbas 1997

NORTHERN IRELAND. Belfast. 1997. A Catholic girl in communion...
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A. Abbas 1996

MALI. Village of Senedongo. 1996. A Dogon Christian boy prepares...
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A. Abbas 2000

HAITI. Plaine du Nord. 2000. At Bassin Saint Jacques, a bull...
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A. Abbas 2000

HAITI. Seau d'Eau. 2000. Pilgrims from all over the country as...
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A. Abbas 2001

RUSSIA. Moscow. Russian shaman VERA cleanses a patient of evil...
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A. Abbas 2009

MYANMAR. Mandalay. 2009. At dawn a monk goes begging for alms....
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A. Abbas 1991

ISRAEL. Jerusalem. Young and old Hassidic Jews.
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A. Abbas 1995

ISRAEL. Jerusalem. 1995.
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Courtesans bow to Shah Mohammad Reza PAHLAVI...
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A. Abbas 1973

LIBYA. Tripoli. May 25th, 1973. Libyan Colonel Muammar QADDAFI,...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN: QOM September 1979.
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A. Abbas 1974

ZAIRE. Kinshasa. ALI-FOREMAN Boxing Fight. Surrounded by his...
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A. Abbas 1982

FRANCE. 1982.
Correze. Jacques CHIRAC (on the right), president...
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A. Abbas 1988

TUNISIA. Tunis. 1988. PLO Chairman Yasser ARAFAT leaves the residence...
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A. Abbas 2001

IRAN. Tehran. May 2001.
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A. Abbas 1992

BRUNEI. 1992.The Sultan is greeted by the Imam upon arrival at...
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A. Abbas 2003

IRAQ. Baghdad. 2003. A bronze head of President Saddam HUSSEIN...
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