Reference : V-P-LB-E-00699
Date : 27/03/2007
Country/Region : LEBANON
Caption : South Lebanon. A mine clearance specialist from an organization called MAG takes a pause while working in an orange grove contaminated by cluster sub-munitions.
Photographer : KOKIC, Marko
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The grove was contaminated by BLU 63 cluster sub-munitions following an Israeli strike during the war in 2006. Over a thousand specialists like him from dozens of companies and organizations are clearing cluster bombs and other unexploded ordinance in Southern Lebanon. The metal detector he is using is to detect cluster sub-munitions below the surface.
Resolution : 4064x2704
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour