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 .

Iraqi Red Crescent
Urgent medical reinforcements arrives in the city of Nasiriyah.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has sent urgent medical assistance to the city of Nasiriyah in the center of Thiqar governorate. The IRCS has said in a statement” The teams of the IRCS in Thiqar governorate and in coordination with the International Committee of Red Cross have sent urgent medical assistance to Habobi general hospital and Al-Hussian educational hospital ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent teams distribute food aid for poor families in a number of governorates.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has distributed food aid for the poor families in the governorates of Karbala, Basra, Maysan, and Wasit. The IRCS has said in a statement” The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent in Karbala have distributed food aid to 250 poor families who are living in the center and the districts of the governorate, the ...

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The volunteers of the Iraqi Red Crescent are organizing a campaign to clean up the streets of demonstrations in Maysan Governorate.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) / Maysan branch has organized a wide campaign to clean up the squares of Protest from the trash, within a wide humanitarian initiative to keep the streets of the governorate clean and decent, this campaign came coinciding with the start of massive peaceful demonstrations at the streets of Maysan governorate for the sixth day, more than ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent Paramedic
18 hours of work is not enough

Imad Sabah’s life changed more than 15 years ago, when he met an Iraqi Red Crescent Society’s volunteer collecting donations for displaced people in Anbar. When Imad heard how people had to leave all their belongings behind and seek safety away from home, and how the Red Crescent was supporting them, he was touched and decided to join the RC ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent mobilizes 500 paramedics in response to protests

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) deployed today more than 500 Emergency First Aid experts to all Iraq governorates were demonstrators have taken to the streets. Paramedics have been providing first aid and supporting the medical staff inside the hospitals in Baghdad, Babel, Karbala, Wasit, Diwaniya Samawa, Misan, Thi-Qar and Basra. In Baghdad, paramedics transported dozens of injured from Al-Tahrir ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent mobilizes 400 volunteers from the first aid teams to support the health institutions tomorrow.

Starting from the humanitarian purposes of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) and its work during the gatherings and the presence of crowds in all the events and occasions, the IRCS has prepared a plan in order to cover the first aid services and the relief requirements for citizens during the demonstrations, the plan has included mobilizing more than 400 volunteers from ...

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3000 refugees enter the Kurdistan region since the beginning of the crisis north of Syria.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced the raising in the numbers of refugees from the north of Syria because of the recent events to 3000 refugees who have arrived in the Kurdistan region across Sahila and Alwaleed border ports with Syria. The IRCS has reported” The numbers of displaced people have escalated during the last two days to ...

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The volunteers of the Iraqi Red Crescent helped more than 3 million visitors in Karbala.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced the completion of the Arbaieneia ceremony plan, in which more than 2000 volunteers have participated in 100 fixed and mobile detachments, adding to deploy a number of ambulances and two mobile medical clinics which contains a number of doctors in many specialties, as well as deploying a number of tracing centers on ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent volunteers were able to rescue a number of citizens after a fire broke out in a convoy.

A team from the Iraqi Red Crescent from the branches of Salah al-Din and Nineveh have managed to extinguish a fire that broke out in one of the processions that provide food to visitors in Karbala, the volunteers have rushed to extinguish the fire, which occurred as a result of failure to take safety precautions and a number of volunteers have ...

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