The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has distributed ready-made meals to more than 1,600 families living in various slums in Baghdad. The IRCS`s teams have deployed on three axes, first in the area of Hamidiya, the teams have distributed meals for more than 700 families who are living in the slums, and the second axis went to the district of ...Read More »
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The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent rescue 10 people including children and women while burning a house in Basra.
The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in Basra have rescued 10 people, including children and women, while their house was under fire in Abi al-Khasayb district, southeast of Basra. The IRCS has reported”The IRCS`s teams have rescued 10 people, including children and women, who were suffocated by heavy smoke after their house was completely burned, the teams ...Read More »
Iraqi Red Crescent complete the installation and operation of water purification units in a number of Mosul schools.
The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has completed the installation and operating the water purification units in a number of schools in Mosul. The IRCS has reported in a statement that its teams have installed and operated three units in cooperation with the partners in the International Movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent in order to purify water in ...Read More »
The president of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society Dr. Yaseen AlMamouri opens the new building of Karbala branch.
The president of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) Dr. Yaseen AlMamouri has opened the new building of Karbala branch, a number of officials in Karbala governorate and some of the IRCS`s branch managers have attended the opening ceremony. Dr. Yaseen has emphasized in a speech during the opening that the branch of Karbala is one of the branches that have a ...Read More »
The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent distribute relief and food aid to more than 70 families affected by floods in Al-Azeer township in Maysan governorate.
The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has distributed food and relief aid to more than 70 families affected by floods in Al-Azeer township in Maysan Governorate.The IRCS has reported that the relief teams of the IRCS have distributed more than 70 food parcels and various relief items to families affected by the floods and torrents who are living in Azeer ...Read More »
Iraqi Red Crescent teams distribute food and relief aid to more than 130 families affected by floods in Salah al-Din.
Many families are still suffering from the damage caused by floods and torrents in their areas in Salahuddin governorate and in spite of more than 30 days have passed on the crisis, the water levels in Tigris river are still rising steadily due to the release of water from the dams after reaching the maximum of storage, while the teams ...Read More »
Iraqi Red Crescent: Increasing the number of affected families due to the torrents to more than 4700 families.
The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced the increase in the numbers of the affected families due to the torrents that swept a number of south and middle governorates. The IRCS has reported in a statement that the recent floods that hit many areas and villages of (Salahuddin, Diyala, Wasit, Maysan, Theqar and Basrah governorates have created a critical ...Read More »
Wasit and Maysan are most affected by torrents and the Iraqi Red Crescent mobilizes its relief teams to provide shelter, food and relief assistance.
Iraq has recorded during the current winter the highest rainfall compared to the last ten years which resulted in floods and torrents that led to the sinking of a number of villages in the governorates, especially Maysan and Wasit had the largest share of the damage as the floods caused the flooding of many villages and the collapse of dozens ...Read More »
The tracing teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society( IRCS) have pulled out a ten years old child`s dead body in Al-Gawsaq area in the suburbs of Mosul, they have delivered the dead body to the forensic medicine and it is the second body that the IRCS`s teams have pulled in two weeks to be the total of 28 dead bodies, ...Read More »
The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent distribute relief and food assistance to more than 130 families affected by rain torrents in Diyala.
The rising in water levels in Diyala river has led to the damage of many families who are living adjacent to it and the displacement of a lot of them to safe areas after thier agriculture lands and houses have been sunk by the floods which caused significant material losses without human casualties. With the continuation of floods crises and its risks, ...Read More »