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TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY PRASHANT RAO Iraqi paralympian Ahmed Naas... News PhotoCity,Hometown,Iraq,Javelin,Middle East,Nasiriyah,Paralympic Games,Practice Round,Sport,Sports Training,Throwing,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH AFP STORY BY PRASHANT RAO Iraqi paralympian Ahmed Naas throws his javelin during a practice session at an open field in his hometown of Batha, west of the Iraqi city of Nasiriyah, on September 22, 2012. Naas won a silver medal at the Paralympic Games, to the cheers of thousands of spectators and then returned home to Iraq, where absolutely nothing has changed in his life. AFP PHOTO/AHMAD AL-RUBAYE (Photo credit should read AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)