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International Committee of the Red Cross:

see Red CrossRed Cross,
international organization concerned with the alleviation of human suffering and the promotion of public health; the world-recognized symbols of mercy and absolute neutrality are the Red Cross, the Red Crescent, and the Red Crystal flags and emblems.
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Fernando said the LTTE has handed over 126 bodies said to be those of security forces to the International Committee of Red Cross.
She pointed out that there was coordination with the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the International Committee of Red Cross to deal with the disease in order to provide safe drinking water for people in the country.
PESHAWAR -- A 2-day course on International Humanitarian Law organized jointly by the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) and Department of Shariah and Law concluded at the Henry Dunant Room of the Islamia College, Peshawar on Friday.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) in collaboration with International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) will support 200 families displaced by Indian firing at Charwah sector, Sialkot.
Dispatch of humanitarian aid to Gaza must be coordinated with the International Committee of Red Cross and the Egyptian government, but the permissions needed to do so have not been issued thus far," Araqchi told reporters at the end of a one-day emergency meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Palestine Committee in Tehran on Monday.
2(SUNA)-The Sudanese Red Crescent Society (SRCS) has describes as baseless what was published by some media lately by the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), that its properties and assets should go to SRCS as a condition for organizing its situation in Sudan.
Gatilov: Russia Supports ICRC Efforts to Provide Humanitarian Aid to Syria Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said "Russia supports the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) efforts to convey humanitarian aid to Syria.
The statement criticised the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) for not sharing information with them about the condition of Taliban inmates being held in Pakistanis jails.
She will leave Friday to join a team from the International Committee of Red Cross in Sri Lanka to help manage family linking activities.
A statement issued by the prisoners called on Justice Minister Muladi to form a team to investigate the case, involving human rights organizations, the Dili Diocese's Justice and Peace Commission, the International Committee of Red Cross and the government-appointed National Commission on Human Rights.
The meeting was attended by UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), UN refugee agency (UNHCR), the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), World Food Program (WFP), the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as representatives from the US, Britain, the European Union (EU) and other organizations.
The KTK Chairperson urged the International Committee of Red Cross to send its team in various jails of India and the occupied territory to take stock of the miserable condition of the Kashmiri detainees.

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