Palestinian photos shake-up stereotypes

Photojournalist's latest work focuses on some of the more humorous ways Palestinians cope with reality.

    Photojournalist Tanya Habjouqa has plenty of experience capturing Palestinians' struggle.

    Her photographs are known to be thought-provoking and somewhat controversial throughout the Middle East.
     
    Armed with a camera, she has captured drag queens in the holy-land and wives of Syrian rebel fighters.
     
    Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman met her in East Jerusalem to find out more on her latest off-beat collection from the West Bank and Gaza.
     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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