In 1951, during the Yugoslav conflict, 44,000 people were deported from the frontier zone to the barren Bărăgan steppe in south-eastern Romania. In the first phase of the deportation, people were left in the open and had to build themselves huts half-buried in the ground. Photo received from the Association of the Former Political Deportees in Bărăgan


  • Title: Hut half-buried in the ground built by the deportees in the Bărăgan steppe
  • Location: Sighetu Marmaţiei, România

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