Iraqi Red Crescent Society

An independent national humanitarian society that works to reduce the suffering and pain of people without discrimination during the peace and war , natural disasters and non-natural disasters , it is also considered one of the most activist societies in the international movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent. The work of the society depends on the principle of voluntary work which considered the base in IRCS work , that the voluntary service is embodied the fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent international movement which considered volunteers the basic block in the society work , that the voluntary relief doesn’t work for any interest or seek for any profit .

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Sterilizing Al-Nasiriyah Central Prison(Al-Hout) completely.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced, on Monday, that the Nasiriyah Central Prison (Al-Hout) in Thi Qar Governorate has been sterilized as a measure to prevent Coronavirus.  The IRCS has said in a statement, “A team from the IRCS have completed the sterilisation of Al-Hout Prison in Thi Qar Governorate, which includes thousands of detainees, noting that the ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent thanks Chinese Red Cross for its role in helping Iraq to confront Virus COVID-19 (Corona).

The President of the Iraqi Red Crescent (IRCS), Dr. Yaseen Ahmed Abbas has valued the role of Chinese Red Cross in helping Iraq to combat Coronavirus 19, He expresses his thanks and gratitude of the Iraqi Red Crescent to his counterpart the Chinese Red Cross and its  Chairman, Dr. Chen Zhu, for his supportive role in Iraq in this crisis ...

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Chinese aid will arrive to Iraq next week to confront Coronavirus.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced that two batches of aid will reach Iraq, given by the Chinese Red Cross next week to help Iraq tackle the Coronavirus.  The president of the IRCS Dr. Yaseen Al Mamouri has said, “The next batch of aid includes a scanner and personal protection equipment for the medical workers, stressing the importance ...

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A Meeting between a number of representatives of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement to discuss developments of Coronavirus confrontation.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has organized a meeting between a number of representatives of the International  Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in order to discuss the developments on the spread of Coronavirus  and its implications on the Iraqi situation. The IRCS has reported in a statement, “The IRCS has hosted through a television network, the Vice President of ...

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Launching two campaigns to sterilise the cities of Al-Sader and Al-Shula.

On Saturday 28/3/2020, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society(IRCS) has announced the launch of two campaigns to sterilise and disinfect the cities of Sadr and Shula in Baghdad city to prevent Coronavirus.   The IRCS has said in a statement, “The teams of IRCS have launched a major campaign to sterilise and disinfect the city of Sadr, east of Baghdad to prevent ...

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Sterilising more than 10,000 sites to prevent Coronavirus.

On Friday, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced the sterilisation of more than 10,000 sites as part of the procedures to prevent Coronavirus, stressing that all its offices in Baghdad and the governorate are in a state of alert.   The IRCS has said in a statement, “During the past days, its teams and offices in Baghdad and the ...

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The volunteer teams sterilise more than 3000 sites and are still continuing.

 The Iraqi Red Crescent Society(IRCS)has said that the sterilisation campaigns implemented  by its field teams were able to sterilise more than 3000 sites in various governorates of Iraq, including a number of holy shrines, such as Kadhimiya and Qadriya, and the highly populated  residential neighbourhoods , health institutions, prisons, security forces headquarters, streets, markets, shops and the camps of the ...

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The rain forced 150 families to leave their homes in Tal Afar district.

The heavy rain that fell overnight forced more than 150 families to leave their homes in the Tal Afar district. The Iraqi Red Crescent Society has said in a statement: “The heavy rain has resulted in the flooding of a large number of citizens’ homes in separate areas of Tal Afar, Rabiah district, and a number of other areas.” The ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent Society announced, on Monday, an agreement with China to open a laboratory to diagnose Coronavirus infections in Baghdad next week.

 “We agreed with the Chinese Red Cross to open a laboratory for the diagnosis of Coronavirus  cases in Baghdad next week,” said Yassine Al Mamouri, president of the IRCS , in a statement received by Alsumaria News. Dr. Yassin has indicated “A new medical aid shipment of Coronavirus from the Chinese Red Cross will arrive in Iraq soon.” The Ministry ...

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