Travels in Papua New Guinea

Matt Welsh and Amy Bauer

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Yengisa

These young men were all too happy to be "snapped." Busnaips (machetes) are common accessories in the Highlands, although more recently, rifles have cropped up as well. To give a scale of Yengisa, the airstrip is visible at the right of the photo and the health center is in the background.


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