Reference : V-P-IQ-E-01379
Date : 09/02/2014
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Erbil. A man victim of a landmine at work.
Photographer : DI LAURO, Marco
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : Getty Images/CICR
Description : He lost his right hand in Erbil in 1981 during the Iraq-Iran war. He was 11-years-old and he was playing with twelve of his friends in the street as they saw on the road a woman's handbag. Inside there were two landmines which exploded killing immediately a girl and injuring him.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3744x5616
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour