Abdulmonam Eassa

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Abdulmonam is a Syrian freelance photographer, born in Damascus in 1995 and until early 2018 based in Hammouria, Eastern Ghouta. Eassa started his career in photojournalism as a self-taught freelance photographer in 2013, covering life under siege, documenting the carnage and destruction resulting from near-daily airstrikes and bombardments. During the five years that he lived under siege in his city.
A Refugee in France based in Paris, focusing now on social issues and news coverage. He’s also the winner of Humanitarian Visa d’or Award in 2019 with “The unhoped-for End to the Siege”.