Reference : V-P-IQ-E-01693
Date : 06/11/2016
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : North of Mosul, Kifrook, near the front line. The ICRC provides food and other relief items to more than 1800 displaced persons from Tel Kaif district and surrounding villages. On a barren patch of desert, Abu Tiba and hundreds of other civilians wait for the torment to end.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website article, 07.12.2016: "Dying in the desert: The villagers trapped in no-man's land - CNN [...]The freezing nights, the food shortages and -- worst of all -- the mortars and artillery shells that land with terrifying regularity on this area of desert, which is a temporary home to sheep and cattle herders."
Original material : digital
Resolution : 6000x4000
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour