The Fires Of War

October 3rd, 2011 by in Images

A photograph by Philippe de Poulpiquet that was featured in National Geographic’s “Pictures We Love: Best of August“:

An armed rebel kicks a soccer ball as flames engulf Muammar Qaddafi’s Bab al-Aziziya compound in Tripoli on August 23.¬†Libyan rebels captured the palace after days of fighting for control of the capital city.