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Iraqi Red Crescent
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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Iraqi Red Crescent
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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Iraqi Red Crescent
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
1000 volunteers are implementing daily sterilization operations in different regions of Iraq.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society(IRCS) has announced that 1,000 volunteers have implemented sterilization operations in governmental and non-governmental institutions in various parts of Iraq while confirming the start of making medical masks and distributing them for free. The IRCS has said in a statement: ” More than a thousand volunteers from the IRCS have sterilized governmental and non-governmental institutions and ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent
Continuous awareness campaigns against Coronavirus in all the areas of Iraq.

The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) are continuing with the health awareness campaigns that have started more than a month ago in all Iraq areas in order to face Coronavirus that killed 6 people, adding to register 62 infections in all the governorates of Iraq, the field teams have deployed at the markets, stores and the civil ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: Chinese medical aid will contribute to increasing the ability of Iraqi medical institutions to confront Coronavirus.

A shipment of medical aid coming from China has arrived yesterday at Baghdad International Airport in the first foreign initiative to support Iraq in facing the Coronavirus, which has killed four people and infected 54 others who are still receiving medical care in Iraqi hospitals. In light of the escalating needs to confront the virus, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent implements preventive programs to prevent infection with Coronavirus in all the governorates.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has prepared many preventive programs to prevent infection or spread of Coronavirus in all governorates of Iraq, through awareness campaigns implemented by the health teams who are deployed in local communities. The IRCS has stated that the main reason for the spread of diseases and epidemics in general, including the Coronavirus, is the lack ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent
Providing field treatments and transferring urgent cases during the events of Al-Tayaran Square and Muhammad Al-Qasim highway.

After the recent events on Muhammad al-Qasim Bridge and Al-Tayaran Square between the protesters and the security forces, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has mobilized its teams supported by ambulances in order to provide first aid and field treatments to the protesters and security forces, adding to transfer dozens of injuries to hospitals. Meanwhile, the IRCS’s teams are still ...

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The teams of the Red Crescent provide food and relief assistance to 43 families affected by the rain in Najaf.

The governorate of Najaf has subjected to heavy rain which caused high levels of water in the low sea of ​​Najaf and resulted in the siege of 43 houses in the village of Al-Nour and the brick factories. The teams of Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in cooperation with Najaf departments have rushed to save the besieged families, they also ...

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