Reference : V-P-AF-E-00824
Date : 21/10/2007
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Baghram airbase, 60 km north of Kabul. Red flag indicated mined area. Afghan deminer from NGO Afghan Technical Consultants supported by ISAF (International Security Assistance Force) Mine Action
Photographer : KOKIC, Marko
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The airbase is contaminated by several generations of mines and other explosive devices. The Soviet occupation, the Taliban era and finally the US-led air strikes in 2001 have saturated this strategic military facility and the surrounding land.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4064x2704
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour