Reference : V-P-IL-E-03097
Date : 11/04/2017
Caption : Hebron. This woman and her sister used to own a beauty parlor. Renowned hair and make-up artists they won prizes in national and regional competitions. Due to age and health problems, the two sisters have trouble walking. When roadblocks prevented car access to their house, going out became very difficult. They had to close the beauty parlor.
Photographer : SYNENKO, Alyona
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Social events they attend nowadays are extremely rare. “If we want to go to a family dinner, we have to leave in the morning to make it on time: walking slowly and taking rest frequently” she says. “We feel so isolated that sometimes we have nothing to say to each other.”
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5760x3840
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour