A show of tribal power by young Mursi men with Kalashnikov... News PhotoAdult,Conflict,Ethiopia,Horn of Africa,Indigenous Culture,Kalashnikov,Men,Mursi Tribe,Responsibility,Rifle,Semi-Automatic Pistol,Showing,Vertical,Violence,War,WeaponPhotographer Collection: Moment © 2009 David Schweitzer[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] A show of tribal power by young Mursi men with Kalashnikov semi-automatic assault rifles, from the age-set likely responsible for fighting when confronted with armed intertribal warfare. Shot under the direct noonday sun in a Mursi settlement near the Mago River, a tributary of the lower Omo River in the remote southeast corner of Ethiopia. The Mursi are semi-nomadic pastoralists who live in small settlements dispersed across a territory of about thirty by eighty kilometres between the Omo and Mago Rivers in southwest Ethiopia.