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Reference : V-P-YE-E-01545
Date : 09/11/2016
Country/Region : YEMEN
Caption : Sana'a, physical rehabilitation center. Abdo Qaed, 60 years old, was two year old when he realized that he could not play with friends because of his amputated leg.
Photographer : MOHAMMAD, Hani
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : "It was very hard for me as I stayed till 15 years old to have a new prosthesis. It changed my life. I encourage everyone to have hope,” Abdo affirmed.
ICRC website photo gallery, 02.12.2016: "Yemen: Disability is not an obstacle. Thousands of people have lost limbs in Yemen since the conflict started in 2015. In fact, reports indicate that an estimated 6,000 people have been left disabled – most as the result of a blast, a mine or sustaining a gunshot."
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5760x3840
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour