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ICRC materials are available from the International Committee of the Red Cross, 19 avenue de la Paix, CH-1202 Geneva, Switzerland.

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Pakistan: War Memories
Azimuths/ICRC 2000

Brigadier (ret.) Abdul Rafiq Khan Burki is secretary general of the Pakistan Red Crescent Society. In 1971, during the Indo-Pakistan war, he was arrested as a military medical officer and detained in an Indian prison. It was there that he encountered ICRC delegates for the first time. The concern shown by the delegates for the plight of the wounded and prisoners of war made such a strong impression on him that on his retirement from the military he accepted a position with the Pakistan Red Crescent Society. By focusing on its secretary general, this film also illustrates the activities of Pakistan's National Society.

Running time: 10 minutes. Available from the ICRC in French, English, and Spanish. VHS. Sfr. 20.

Strategy 2010 - A Key to Open Doors

Intended to promote discussion about Strategy 2010 and its implementation during the coming decade, this includes interviews with National Society staff and volunteers in Namibia, Colombia, Iran, Tunisia and France, combined with Red Cross Red Crescent activities around the world.

Running time: 16 minutes. Available from the Federation with promotional material
in English, French, Spanish
and Arabic. VHS/ Betacam.

At the end of a gun - women and war

Produced by TVE International for BBC World LIFE series
TVE International and ICRC 2000
This documentary brings to the forefront many of the challenges and problems facing women in countries at war.
The filming took place in Sri Lanka, but it could equally have been in any number of countries affected by armed conflict.

Running time: 25 minutes. Available from the ICRC in English only. VHS. Sfr. 30.



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