Reference : V-P-IL-E-01508
Date : 24/09/2008
Country/Region : SYRIA; ISRAEL; GOLAN
Caption : Young woman living in occupied Golan, on the eve of her wedding with her cousin living in Syria.
Photographer : MEISSNER, Ursula
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Nihal and her mother.

Nihal has spent five days crying together with the whole of her family since the marriage will mean the final goodbye to her family and her hometown. By marrying her cousin from Syria, she gives up her Israeli ID to get a Syrian one, and that means she can never come back again.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3872x2592
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour