Opening of the ICRC Archives, 1966-1975: Biafra War
This video provides an overview of the ICRC’s in Nigeria during the Biafran War. Historian Daniel Palmieri discusses challenges faced during this difficult conflict.
(The ICRC archives, a vast array of images, videos, documents, audio and more from 1966-1975, are now open to the public.
This period covers a number of important historical events, including the Vietnam War, the Nigeria-Biafra War, the military junta in Greece, and the coup against President Allende in Chile.
These materials will provide academics, students and others with a new perspective on important international events.)
Duration: 00:04:20, Published: May 2015
(ICRC/Christopher Nicholas, Director/V-F-CR-F-01335-A)