Reference : V-P-RU-E-00516
Date : 09/2007
Country/Region : CHECHNYA; RUSSIA
Caption : Starye Atagi. A man shows photos of his brother, who disapeared on 23 June 2002.
Photographer : LOUIS, Virginie
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The brother of this man, who used to work for the federal forces, went missing on 23 June 2002 when he was on his way to work. According to an eyewitness account, he was stopped at a checkpoint for verification of his identification documents. His friend was taken aside and witnessed the soldiers put a bag over his head. According to the firiend, he was driven away in a military vehicle. Since then, his family has received no further information about his whereabouts.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2304x3456
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour