Reference : V-P-AF-E-01889
Date : 09/01/2013
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kabul, ICRC orthopaedic centre. Triple amputee Abdullah is being fitted with artificial limbs. An officer in the Afghan army, he lost both legs and an arm in 2012 during combat in southern Afghanistan.
Photographer : MAGUIRE, Sean
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : For the disabled and for those who have lost limbs in the conflict, the seven orthopaedic centres operated by the ICRC across Afghanistan are their only source for artificial limbs, physiotherapy and wheelchairs, and for assistance in rejoining the educational system, society and the workforce.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2592x3888
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour