Reference : V-P-LB-E-00138
Date : 29/07/2006
Country/Region : CYPRUS; LEBANON
Caption : Between Larnaka and Beirut. On board of ICRC cargo. British helicopter carrier passes nearby.
Photographer : SCHAEFFER, Benoît
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Extract from ICRC News of 31/7/2006:
First ICRC ship reaches Tyre, while trucks continue to supply the south

The first ICRC-chartered ship reached Tyre on the afternoon of 30 July, carrying emergency supplies such as ready-to-eat meals, hygiene items, cooking utensils, blankets, mattresses and tents. The ICRC will be distributing these items in the coming days. During a first stop in Beirut on 29 July, the ship had already unloaded tens of thousands of ready-to-eat meals and other essential items.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2827x1593
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour