Reference : V-P-IQ-E-01288
Date : 02/02/2014
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Waassit Province, Kut. Iraqi Civil Defense Officers are seen clearing an area contaminated by anti-personnel landmines and explosive remnants of the Iran-Iraq war.
Photographer : DI LAURO, Marco
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : Getty Images/CICR
Description : This area was an Iraqi Army site used as a storage for anti-personnel landmines. The Iraqi Civil Defense started clearing the twenty-four square kilometers area about a year ago and they still have to clean seven square kilometers.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5616x3744
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour