Magnum Chronicles: A Brief Visual History in the Time of ISIS

Alex Majoli People burning and throwing stones at a poster of Saddam Hussein. Baghdad. Iraq. April 10 2003. © Alex Majoli | Magnum Photos
George Rodger General view of the ruins of Palmyra. A man on horse back passes as he would of done when Palmyra was originally a trading city in the first century AD. Palmyra. Syria. 1966. © George Rodger | Magnum Photos
Newsha Tavakolian Torin Khairegi, 18, in Zinar base. "I joined YPJ about seven months ago, because I was looking for something meaningful in my life and my leader [Ocalan] showed me the way and my role in the societ (...)
Moises Saman Along the Turkish-Syrian border in Hatay Province. Under the cover of night a network of Syrian smugglers transport a family fleeing the violence inside Syria on a rowboat across the Orentes River, (...)
Carolyn Drake Omar, a refugee from Syria, brought his Syrian friend, a recent arrival to Idaho, to the Snake River to fish and play backgammon. Boise, Idaho. USA. 2016. © Carolyn Drake | Magnum Photos
Moises Saman Destroyed vehicles litter a hill at the eastern entrance to Kirkuk. Kirkuk, Iraq. 2014. © Moises Saman | Magnum Photos
Alessandra Sanguinetti A neighbor, who did not want to be identified, at Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel's doorway with bullet holes from the police's forced entrance. Sign reads, "For him: I do not blame you. But I do not joi (...)
Peter van Agtmael Mahmud Al Hajali shops in the Cermak supermarket. The Al Hajali's are part of the small wave of 2,200 Syrian Refugees of the civil war who have been granted asylum in the United States. Their son (...)
Alex Majoli Refugees and migrants arriving on Lesbos are transferred to the Moria refugee camp where they register with authorities before being able to move on. Scene #0410. Lesbos. Greece. 2015. © Alex Majoli | Magnum Photos
Martin Parr Bank Holiday. Llandudno. Wales. GB. 2013. © Martin Parr | Magnum Photos
Thomas Dworzak Abu Gharib prisoner abuse trial on TV. Embedded with the 44th Medical Command US Army. 86th CASH (Combat Support Hospital) in the Green Zone and 50th Medical Command of 101st Airborne Division MEDE (...)
Paolo Pellegrin A chain in an ISIS prison where prisoners were hung to be tortured. Fallujah, Iraq. 2016. © Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum Photos with support from the Pulitzer Center © Paolo Pellegrin | Magnum Photos
Jérôme Sessini Syrian families walk at night toward the border to attempt to cross it. The migrants, mostly from the Middle East but also from as far as Afghanistan, are aiming to get to Serbia, the last country (...)
Lorenzo Meloni Hair cuttings and beard trimmings from IS fighters who shaved before fleeing the premises they occupied, to be able to be disguised amongst ordinary civilians. Sirte, Libya. July 2016. © Lorenzo Meloni | Magnum Photos
Collection Martin Parr Osama Bin Laden Hot Sauce. Martin Parr Collection. 2014. © Collection Martin Parr | Magnum Photos
Lorenzo Meloni Ouagadougou center, Sirte. Libya. September 2016. © Lorenzo Meloni | Magnum Photos
Newsha Tavakolian Ghassem, 20 years old, used to live in Iran before trying to reach Europe through Turkey. Since a few weeks, he is living under a tent in Sahil park, in Zeitunburno neighborhood. He used to fight w (...)