Sierra Leone - Freetown - Safia, 14, blinded by rebels
Safia, 14 was forced to watch her father murdered. Because she cried, the rebels dripped molten plastic into her eyes. Miilton Margai School for the Blind, Freetown, Sierra Leone 2004.
Rebel forces, the Revolutionary United Front in Sierra Leone, systematically murdered, mutilated, and raped civilians during the country's civil war as a policy of terror