Syrian-Iraqi Desert

Bedouin mother
brings her twins in saddlebags
for vaccination

Syrian-Iraqi Desert | Winter 19421943

Syrian-Iraqi Desert

On our way across the desert, we crossed paths with a tribe of Bedouins who came over to greet us. Bahjat, our interpreter, easily persuaded them all to be vaccinated, including the two small babies in the saddlebags on the donkey.

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