Dec. 1996: Bitama, 7, cried frequently. She was only four when her parents were murdered in Rwanda. People believed she had witnessed their slaying.
Martha Rial spent three weeks in Central Africa. She captured faces of the suffering — young and old, men and women, girls and boys. Martha Rial documented the plight of the displaced people, their journeys.
“For many people it was a painful journey,” she said recently.