Lur Nomad Girl from Iran. The Lurs are mostly cultivators and shepherds and occupy the high grounds of Luristan, south of Kurdistan, and Kermanshah provinces. The Lurs are thought to be a division of the ancient Kurds, both tribes being considered true descendants of the Medes.
Seven year old Arzo, The Ashuqan School “The Taliban was the enemy of education, particularly for women. I am trying to bring the pupils from the darkness to the light.” - Khaliq Dad, 42, principal of the Ashuqan School, Kabul, Afghanistan Photo by James Mollison