Christmas in the cemetery

19th December 1997 at 00:00
(Photograph) - Christmas in the cemetery: 200 people in Antiguo Cuscatlan, in El Salvador, have set up home in the city's graveyard. Six in 10 of the country's 6 million inhabitants live in extreme poverty, in shacks alongside railway lines and under bridges, with no formal education

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