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Paolo Pellegrin
Published by Trolley. Photos by Paolo Pellegrin texts by Scott Anderson
While all Wars contain an element of the absurd, in looking at the conflict in Lebanon in the summer of 2006 - in what sparked it and what was achieved - it is hard to find a modern comparison for sheer senselessness. On the morning of July 12, 2006, Hezbollah fighters in southern Lebanon conducted a raid on an Israeli army border outpost, killing three soldiers and taking two others back across the frontier as prisoniers. An Israeli army unit that went in pursuit of the attackers instead stumbled into a Hezbollah ambush, resulting...

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LEBANON. Beirut. August 2006. Destruction in Dahia, the Hezbollah...
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LEBANON. Beirut. August 2006. Moments after an Israeli air strike...
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LEBANON. Destruction in Dahia, the Hezbollah stronghold southern...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July 26, 2006. Moments after Israeli aircraft...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July, 2006. Shocked civilians after an Israeli...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July, 2006. A woman walks by two buildings destroyed...
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LEBANON. August 2006. A car hit by a rocket on the road to Qana....
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LEBANON. July 2006. Civilians flee their destroyed villages in...
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LEBANON. Beirut. The smoke coming from a building hit by an Israeli...
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LEBANON. Ramesh. Civilians fleeing. July 2006.
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LEBANON. Dahia, Beirut. August, 2006. Moments after an Israeli...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July, 2006. Civilians in shock after Israeli aircraft...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July, 2006. Civilians arrive in Tyre after fleeing...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July, 2006. Refugees, arriving from villages along...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July 30, 2006. A survivor of the Caana bombing...
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LEBANON. Bint Jbeil. August, 2006. A car is hit by a rocket and...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August, 2006. Wounded Hezbollah fighter is brought...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August, 2006. Wounded Hezbollah fighter is brought...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 2006. A passerby looks away at the site...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 2006. At 4AM on August 5th Tyre came under...
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LEBANON. Beirut . August 2006. Moments after an Israeli air strike...
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LEBANON. Beirut. August 13, 2006. Dahia. A young girl is extracted...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. July 2006. Civilians who fled their villages at the...
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LEBANON. Tyre. July 30, 2006. Mass burial of 33 people died during...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 6, 2006. The blood of the victim of an...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 6, 2006. Blood stain on Tyre's main road...
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LEBANON. Zifta. August 2006. The funeral of Hezbollah fighter...
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LEBANON. Zifta. August 2006. The funeral of Hezbollah fighter...
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LEBANON. Tyre. Mass burial of people who were killed during Israeli...
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LEBANON. Dahia. August, 2006. Destruction in Dahia, the Hezbollah...
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LEBANON. Tibnin. August, 2006. An elderly woman is brought into...
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LEBANON. Bint Jbeil. August, 2006. The outskirts of Bint Jbail...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 6, 2006. The victim of an Israeli rocket...
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LEBANON. Ramesh. Civilians fleeing. July 2006.
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LEBANON. Beirut. August 2006. Moments after an Israeli air strike...
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LEBANON. Zifta. August 16, 2006. The picture of Ahel Jawad Awada...
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LEBANON. Qana. 56 civilians were killed during an Israeli air...
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LEBANON. July 2006. Civilians who fled their villages at the...
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LEBANON. August 1st, 2006. Terrified inhabitants of Aitaroun...
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LEBANON. Tyre. August 2006. Blood stain.
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