Reference : V-P-IQ-E-01041
Date : 19/04/2011
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Basra. A ICRC employee talks to a man whose brother fought in the Iran-Iraq war and had been missing since 1983. He recently found out through the ICRC that his brother had been killed.
Photographer : OU, Ed
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : Getty Images/CICR
Description : With the help of the ICRC and the Al-Zubair centre the man was reunited with his brother's body, which he laid to rest in Najaf. The man said, " I didn't even put a photo up for over twenty years because I didn't know if he was alive of a martyr. Now that I now, I can put his photo up and I can remember him.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5616x3744
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour