Afghan Girl, Nurse, Orange

Afghan Girl, Nurse, Orange Acrylic on canvas 30 x 30 in. 2009

Maztlifa with British military nurse.

It came as a shock to find a young girl being treated in a ward of adult men. Maztlifa, an eight-year-old Afghan girl was seriously injured as a result of a Taliban attack on her family home that killed her father. Shrapnel wounds covered her body.