An Iraqi Kurd walks near a pile of empty shells of artillery ammunition, picked up by all the  battle fields of Iraq. Those will be transported by truck to Iran and recycled. Each truck transports about 13 tons with the value of 431 USD for ton and the Iranian authorities collect 145 USD of border rates. Sometimes, the Iraqi drivers wait about one week on the Iraquian side of the border with Iran, for an entrance authorization, Chamchamal, Iraq, 2003/05/27. (image by Luis Costa)
An Iraqi Kurd walks near a pile of empty shells of artillery ammunition, picked up by all the battle fields of Iraq. Those will be transported by truck to Iran and recycled. Each truck transports about 13 tons with the value of 431 USD for ton and the Iranian authorities collect 145 USD of border rates. Sometimes, the Iraqi drivers wait about one week on the Iraquian side of the border with Iran, for an entrance authorization, Chamchamal, Iraq, 2003/05/27.
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