Reference : V-P-AF-E-02344
Date : 16/03/2016
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Mazar-i-Sharif. A visitor photographs himself in front of the Blue Mosque with the equally famous pigeon. The sanctity of the shrine is said to be so strong that any pigeon staying for long enough eventually becomes pure white.
Photographer : QUILTY, Andrew
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Original material : digital
Resolution : 7360x4912
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour