“A relative of Monitha Silney, 8, who died of cholera, mourns during her burial at the cemetery in the slum of Cite Soleil in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday Nov. 14, 2010. Thousands of people have been hospitalized for cholera across Haiti with symptoms including serious diarrhea, vomiting and fever and hundreds have died.” (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)


Emilio Morenatti / AP

1.Afghan Girls, october 4, 2004

Local children watch U.N. workers unloading ballot kits from a helicopter in Ghumaipayan Mahnow village, some 410 kilometers (256 miles) northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, Oct. 4, 2004, in advance of a direct presidential vote five days later. Air transport is the only way to deliver the electoral material to the virtually inaccessible rural areas of Badakhshan province.

2. A Pakistani displaced man holds his baby next to his tent in Jalozai refugee camp near Peshawar, Pakistan, Monday, June 8, 2009. Fighting in the Swat province is still going on. At one point, up to 3 million people have fled the fighting. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

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Emilio Morenatti (b. 1969, Spain) is an Associated Press staff photographer based in Madrid, Spain. He has covered major international stories exclusively for AP since 2004.

In 2009 he lost his left foot to amputation after the vehicle in which he was riding was struck by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan.

Emilio has years of experience in war zones, working for AP in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Israel and Palestinian Territories. While on assignment in Afghanistan on 11 August 2009, Emilio was injured in a bomb blast. He is now back in action and based in Barcelona as the AP chief photographer for Spain and Portugal.