Reference : V-P-KW-E-00032
Date : 23/04/2012
Country/Region : KUWAIT
Caption : Close to the Iraqi border, near Abdali town. Mortal remains exhumation.
Photographer : BAWABA, Fouad
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Using heavy machinery to dig the ground, Kuwaiti experts in forensics and crime scene work alongside officials from National Committee for the Missing and Prisonners of War Affairs to search for mortal remains of persons who went missing in the 1991 Gulf war. Members of the Tripartite Commission (TC) namely Iraq and Britain, reresented by officials at their embassies in Kuwait, were present on site in addition to representatives of teh ICRC that charis the TC.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2592x1944
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour