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Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)

KARABULAK, INGUSHETIA, RUSSIA, 2012 - Hamzad Ivloev (44) was a policeman in Karabulak. One night his checkpoint was attacked. To save his colleagues, he threw himself on a hand grenade that was about to explode. He lost both legs, an arm and his sight. ?I sacrificed myself for a bunch of cowards,? he says bitterly. ..© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936
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The Secret History of Khava Gaisanova & The North Caucasus
KARABULAK, INGUSHETIA, RUSSIA, 2012 - Hamzad Ivloev (44) was a policeman in Karabulak. One night his checkpoint was attacked. To save his colleagues, he threw himself on a hand grenade that was about to explode. He lost both legs, an arm and his sight. ?I sacrificed myself for a bunch of cowards,? he says bitterly. ..© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936

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From gallery: Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)
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Date: 3 Jul 2012
Location: Republic of Ingushetia Russia
Credit: © Rob Hornstra / The Sochi Project
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