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ICRC VISITS DETAINEES ON HUNGER STRIKES

An ICRC team visited detainees on hunger strikes at Nafkha prison, today, Wednesday 26th of April. The delegates met wit..

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The smugglers took US in a truckload of ..

When the militias took our family’s house two and a half years ago, we had to leave. We could only take the clothes we..

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Red Cross strongly condemns use of chemi..

Seven patients with symptoms consistent with an exposure to a toxic chemical agent are currently being treated at Rozhaw..

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A Tragic Day for the Movement

Today marks a day of unimaginable sadness for the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement.

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Red Cross workers killed in Afghanistan February 2017

Afghanistan Attack

Six staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have been shot and killed in Afghanistan. Two s..

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Hundreds of Red Cross Volunteers Helping..

250 Red Cross volunteers and operators involved in the response to this weeks earthquakes and avalanche in Italy

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Red Cross workers killed in Afghanistan February 2017

Eight Aid Workers killed in last 3 Days

Eight aid workers, 2 in Mexico and 6 in Nigeria have been killed in the last 3 days.

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€100,000 Pledged to Save and Protect M..

The Irish Red Cross has pledged €100,000 in support of migrant search and rescue activities in the Mediterranean. The ..

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Resilience: Saving lives today, investing for tomorrow.

Resilience: Saving Lives Today, Investin..

A lack of global investment in strengthening community resilience is leaving tens of millions of people exposed to predi..

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Attack on humanitarian convoy is an atta..

The Irish Red Cross, Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and the International Red Cross Red Crescent movement are outraged ..

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