Reference : V-P-IQ-E-00759
Date : 23/08/2009
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Basra governorate, Basra city. Family of a missing soldier, whose remains were recovered from the 1990 Gulf War.
Photographer : LEITE PICCOLO, Graziella
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The family of Basil has been interviewed in the village of Al-Jenaina, in Al-Mudaina district, 100 kilometers from Basra. His body was handed to the Iraqis by Saudi Arabia after exhumation in 2008. His family eventually got the human remains after his name was published in an Iraqi newspaper. He has been buried in Najaf.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2048x1360
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour