Reference : V-P-IL-E-03177
Date : 04/07/2018
Caption : Ramallah district, Hashmonaim (Ni’lin) checkpoint. Relatives of detainees are waiting to cross the checkpoint. Palestinians need permits to enter Israel. On busy days, when hundreds of people go on a prison visit, crossing may take several hours.
Photographer : SYNENKO, Alyona
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Every year over 100,000 people from the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem take Red Cross buses to visit their family members detained in Israel. Behind numbers there are people, and behind every person there is a story of what it means to live apart from someone you love.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5760x3840
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour