An elderly man undergoes an eye examination from a Ugandan ophthalmic clinical officer, serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in Mogadishu. Free medical services are being provided by AMISOM personnel at the Qatar Camp for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) as part of a week-long programme called Tarehe Sita – Kiswahili for “6 February” – the date which commemorates the establishment of the Ugandan People’s Defence Force (UPDF).
Photo ID 503777. 05/02/2012. Mogadishu, Somalia. UN Photo/Stuart Price. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/

Posted by United Nations Photo on 2012-02-06 17:09:16

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