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Pakistan: kidnapped ICRC delegate murdered

Published on: 30 Apr 2012

Islamabad/Geneva – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) condemns in the strongest possible terms the mu..

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Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer killed while carrying out vital hum..

Published on: 25 Apr 2012

On 25 April 2012, Mohammed Khadra, a Syrian Arab Red Crescent first aid volunteer was killed while working to save the l..

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Syria: providing aid to people still in need

Published on: 23 Apr 2012

Unrest in Syria continues to cause suffering in several parts of the country. The International Committee of the Red Cro..

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Irish Red Cross Welcomes Approval at Cabinet

Published on: 18 Apr 2012

The Irish Red Cross are today welcoming the approval at Cabinet of a Government Order that gives legislative effect to a..

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Libya: ICRC continues to respond to emergencies

Published on: 11 Apr 2012

The conflict has ended but many humanitarian needs remain. In recent weeks, the ICRC renewed its agreement with the Liby..

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International Day for Mine Awareness

Published on: 4 Apr 2012

Mines and other ‘explosive remnants of war’ can litter a country, continuing to kill and maim long after a conflict ..

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International Day for Mine Awareness: stop the weapons that keep on ki..

Published on: 3 Apr 2012

Geneva (ICRC) – On the occasion of the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, 4 April, th..

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United States: ICRC President completes visit to Washington

Published on: 30 Mar 2012

Geneva/Washington (ICRC) – The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Jakob Kellenberger, ..

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