An expressive image that captures hearts.. He took off his shirt to protect his little brother from the sun

30 June, 2022
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An expressive image that captures hearts.. He took off his shirt to protect his little brother from the sun

In an expressive picture taken by an amateur photographer in a spontaneous manner, an Algerian child named Saouli Hudifa made the event on social media platforms.

The picture showed the child taking off his shirt to protect his younger brother, Abdel Rahman, from the scorching sun, in the state of Ouargla in the south of the country, known for a dry desert climate and high summer temperatures, exceeding 41 degrees on average.

Initially, the photo circulated widely, without mentioning the identity of the child, as he was turning his back. However, activists and citizens of Ouargla state revealed that the child and his brother are Hudhayfa and Abdel Rahman. On the other hand, Algerian journalist Riad Bouzina revealed in a post on his Facebook account that the photo was taken by a young man named Yacoub Bazzala, 28 years old and from Ouargla.


Bouzina reported on the tongue of the amateur photographer that "he took the picture spontaneously on June 2, 2022, while he was on his way to work in a very hot weather, and this brave child caught his attention while protecting his younger brother with his shirt from the scorching sun. He published the photo in the story feature, However, he was surprised that it spread in this way.

 In addition, commentators praised the picture for its humanitarian meanings and messages. Activists said, "Hudhayfah's picture, who gave a lesson in the meaning of brotherhood, truly deserves to be the picture of 2022, especially as it became popular and resonated abroad."