|Labinota Qorerolli, 15, and her best friend, Ajtene Mehmeti, 17, lie under the comforting hands of Ajtene's grandmother, Shukrij Mehmeti. They were living in a tent at a refugee holding camp in Blace on the Macedonia border with 25 of their family members. They say Serbs burned their home and forced them to leave.
For more of Jamie Francis' photos from the Balkans war see:
Tortured past, uncertain future
Published June 5, 1999
[Times photo: Jamie Francis]