25 May. 2003
A shi'ia muslim girl collects water from a hole in the ground in the Tariq
district of the Saddam city neighbourhood in Baghdad May 26 2003. Shi'ia
families are forced to drink and cook with the disease ridden water as
flowing water, which is also contaminated, is scarce in the area.
REUTERS/Kieran Doherty PP03060014 Pictures of the Year 2003