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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Maurer praised the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the recent donation amounting to $ 500 million to the Iraqi people, expressing his thanks to Prince Faisal bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz for the Authority's support for the International Committee of the Red Cross in various fields.
BEIRUT: The International Committee of the Red Cross has begun collecting DNA samples to identify the thousands who disappeared during the Civil War.
Meantime, the Iranian foreign minister voiced Iran's willingness and preparedness to help ICRC implement its relief programs across the world.Ee In Mid-December, Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) representative office in Tehran Olivier Martin praised Iran's stability and security, and pledged to bolster the committee's cooperation with Iran on the issue of MIA soldiers.
[18/April/2017] SANA'A, April 18 (Saba) - Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf met on Tuesday with the head of the delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Sana'a Alexander Fatt.
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.
Bahrain's watchdog has also sealed a series of memoranda of understanding with key international organisations providing free services, including the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Bar Association (IBA), the world's leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies.
According to AP, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Libyan Red Crescent say they are concerned about continued fighting in the city of Sabha, areas such as Kufra and the outskirts of the capital Tripoli, where "scores of people have died or been injured since fighting broke out two weeks ago." Ramy Saliba, the ICRC's head of office in Sabha, said in a statement Tuesday the wounded on all sides must be given immediate, safe access to medical treatment.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The International Committee of the Red Cross said on Monday that it would not stop work in Syria despite the weekend kidnapping of its staff.
Prime Minister Igor Chudinov on Thursday met with the Head of the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Central Asia, Yves Giovannoni, reported prime ministerCOs press office.Igor Chudinov thanked Yves Giovannoni for support provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross to Kyrgyzstan in dissemination of knowledge of international humanitarian law, support of the National Society of the Red Crescent and penitentiary institutions of the country.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has opened a new rehabilitation facility to provide proper physical therapy for amputees in the war-torn Iraqi city of Mosul IRBIL, Oct 14 (KUNA) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has opened a new rehabilitation facility to provide proper physical therapy for amputees in the war-torn Iraqi city of Mosul.

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