International Committee of the Red Cross


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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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The parties exchanged views on the issues of the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Turkmenistan and the International Committee of the Red Cross.
A spokesman for the British Red Cross said: "We are aware of an incident and are working with the International Committee of the Red Cross, and Red Cross Red Crescent Movement internationally to seek further clarification of the situation.
We are deeply shocked and the International Committee of the Red Cross is grieved by the loss.
For the most part, this is not a country of camps," says Rolin Wavre, chief delegate of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Colombia.
The ``Book of Missing Persons on the Territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina'' contains 18,014 names of those the International Committee of the Red Cross got tracing requests for and was unable to locate.
5) Israel's refusal to apply the Convention in the Occupied Territories, along with the failure of the International Committee of the Red Cross to effectively assume the role of a protecting power make this demand imperative.
The initial list of participating charities will include International Committee of the Red Cross, Susan G.
SANAA (TAP) - A Tunisian Red Cross employee was kidnapped Tuesday in the capital Sanaa while on her way to work, Spokesperson for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Rima Kamal told AFP and Reuters.
Summary: Assistance was delivered to Roumieh Prison by the International Committee of the Red Cross following recent riots that caused damage to the newly refurbished Block D, the committee said Monday.
A spokeswoman for the International Committee of the Red Cross Suhair Zaqout said, in a statement on Monday, said the Israeli authorities informed the ICRC of their temporary decision due to Jewish Easter Holiday.
25 (SUNA) - The Secretary Geneal of the National Council for Child Welfare, Amal Mahmoud Abdullah on Wednesday reviewed with International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Department of Protection aspects of strengthening partnership with the ICRC in the context of the Related common issues focusing on family re-unification programmes.
the State Department, the British Foreign Office, the Canadian government, or the International Committee of the Red Cross.

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