iraqsmissing

Missing persons: focus on Iraq

In Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988), Iraq's Missing on March 31, 2010 at 3:51 pm

During the Iran-Iraq war (1980-1988), the ICRC registered almost 40,000 Iranian and more than 67,000 Iraqi prisoners of war. Many of them were voluntarily repatriated, but tens of thousands of soldiers remain unaccounted for today.

Source: ICRC

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