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Red Cross Red Crescent appeals for CHF 6.4 millionto step up response in Iraq to meeturgent humanitarian needs

Baghdad/ Geneva, 1July 2014 – As the security situation in Iraq continues to deteriorate, the Red Cross and Red Crescent is stepping up its preparedness and response capacity to the crisis. Today the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) launched an emergency appeal for around 6.4million Swiss francs (7.2 million US dollars) to support the Iraqi ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent Society assists thousands of displaced families after alarming deterioration of the humanitarian situation

Geneva/Baghdad – 25 June 2014 The humanitarian situation in Iraq continues to be alarming as the number of families displaced by violence is rising every day. A massive displacement started in the country on 10 June after the deterioration of the security situation in the provinces of Nineveh, Salah Al-Din and Diyala. Kurdistan has become the safe zone for many ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent Society present its condolence to the International Committee of the Red Cross for its loss of one of its staff

With great sadness and sorrow the Iraqi Red Crescent Society present its condolence to the International Committee of the Red Cross for its loss of its employee who named Najim eldin in Darfur By accident asking Almighty God to bestow His mercy and inspires his family patience of their loss.

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The visit of ICRC president to Iraq

The President of the International Committee of the Red Cross Peter Maurer of his official visit to Iraq , which lasted four days, where he met a number of political and religious figures visited during the general status of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society in Baghdad on Monday and was to receive him President of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society ...

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on the occasion of the 82 anniversary of its founding, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society celebrating launching its strategy for the future five years

Iraqi Red Crescent Society has organized a celebration in Baghdad ” launching the strategy of IRCS for the future five years”, by the attendance of representatives from the International Committee of Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Crescent and Red Cross Societies , number of notable Characters and ambassadors. The celebration has been opening with speech by Dr. ...

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IRCS distributes clothes to ( 6960 ) displaced Syrian child in Lebanon

sIncluding in the program of distributing clothes to Syrian displaced people which IRCS implemented with cooperation of Lebanon Red Cross , IRCS has declared distributing clothes to ( 6960 ) Syrian child in Lebanon , that the IRCS bureau staff in Lebanon distributing clothes to number of Lebanese governorates . It must be mentioned that IRCS program for distributing clothes ...

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IRCS president Dr. Yassin Al-Ma’muri participates in the conference of Islamic cooperation organization of civil community organizations in Turkey

IRCS president Dr. Yassin Al-Ma’muri participates in the conference of Islamic cooperation organization of civil community organizations in Turkish city Istanbul under the logo of (the growing role of civil community organizations of the states parties of the Islamic Cooperation Organization in the era of globalization) . The participants discussed the deteriorated humanitarian situation in Syria where they put ways ...

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IRCS distributes school uniforms to 3000 refugee Syrian pupils in Dumez camp

As a part of humanitarian assistance which IRCS presents to Syrian refugees internally and externally , IRCS distributes school uniforms to 3000 refugee Syrian pupils in Dumez camp where IRCS staff distributes the uniforms to the pupils in their school , this comes as a step to alleviate the suffering of Syrian families who dwells in Dumez in Duhok governorate ...

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On the occasion of the International Volunteer Day the Iraqi Red Crescent Society organizes a ceremony to honor the volunteers

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society organizes a ceremony to honor the volunteers of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society on the occasion of International Volunteer Day. The president of Society Dr.Yaseen Al-mamori said on this occasion “we are proud today in our society as part of the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and is one of ...

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