Asya, 22, Chechen Rebel, 1996
Raped at the age of 14 by a man that entered the family house while she was alone.
Thrown hurriedly in the car.
Forced to marry him because Chechen traditions allow a man to kidnap the woman he wants to marry, with or without her consent.
Forced after the birth of their child to resist a jealous drunkard and agressive husband.
Forced to escape him by fleeing to her sister in Grozny she decided to become a nurse.
After graduating she met her second husband.
With her angel face she is now a fighting nurse.
Photo :Stanley Greene