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The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is an international humanitarian movement with approximately 17 million volunteers, members and staff worldwide which was founded to protect human life and health, to ensure respect for all human beings, and to prevent and alleviate human suffering.
Prolonged war shatters bodies, souls in Afghanistan: ICRC
Kabul, Sep 9 The prolonged war and civil strife have shattered bodies and souls of the Afghans and ... ...
Red Cross Chief holds meeting with Taliban, plans to expand aid to Afghans
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) president met with the Taliban leadership on Monday to discuss the charity's plans to expand aid to the Afghan people. ...
Situation in Afghanistan is a crisis in a crisis: ICRC official
Kabul, Aug 27 The situation in Afghanistan is "a crisis in a crisis" and it will be essential ... ...
Spain to send 30 tonnes of humanitarian aid to earthquake-hit Haiti
Spain will send on Saturday 30 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Haiti hit by the powerful earthquake, the Spanish Foreign Ministry said. ...
New Zealand provides humanitarian support for Afghanistan
Wellingtin, Aug 20 New Zealand is providing NZ$3 million ($2 million) in humanitarian assistance to the International Committee ... ...
ICRC calls on int'l community to support Afghanistan
Geneva, Aug 19 The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has appealed to international donors to step ... ...
Lebanon tank blast toll reaches 29
Beirut, Aug 16 The death toll from a fuel tank blast in Lebanon's northern district of Akkar has ... ...
28 killed, 79 injured in fuel tank explosion in northern Lebanon
At least 28 people were killed and 79 others injured on Sunday early morning in a fuel tank explosion in the town of Tleil in Lebanon's northern district of Akkar, the National News Agency reported. ...