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Iraqi Red Crescent teams provide medical and first aid services for more than 24,000 visitors during the ceremony of the Arbaieneyah of Imam Hussain (peace be upon him).

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has provided medical and health services to more than 24,000 visitors. The IRCS has reported” The teams of the IRCS who are deployed in all routes taken by the visitors have provided medical and health services (24067) visitors during the Arbaieneyah ceremony of Imam Hussain (peace be upon him). The IRCS has added that ...

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With the participation of more than 2000 staff and volunteers
Iraqi Red Crescent installs more than 100 ambulatory detachment to provide the medical and humanitarian services for the visitors to commemorate the Arbaienea ceremony of Imam Hussien (peace be upon him).

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has prepared a strategic plan for the Arbaienea ceremony by providing all the human, material and logistical requirements in order to prepare to receive the visitors and provide medical and ambulatory services and transfer the emergency cases to the nearest health center through ambulances deployed on all roads taken by visitors, the IRCS`s teams ...

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Iraq: Red Crescent Deploys Paramedics to Assist Injured People

More than 200 volunteers and paramedics from Iraq Red Crescent have been deployed today to assist people injured during demonstrations in Baghdad and other cities, mainly in Iraq’s south. Dozens of people have been injured during demonstrations in Baghdad that began on Tuesday and    spread to other cities such as Basrah, Amara, Al Nasiriya, Al Diwaniya, Samawa, Babel and Najaf. ...

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The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent distribute health and food aid to 69 poor families in the city of Baghdad.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has distributed food and health aid to 69 displaced families who are living at the suburbs of Baghdad. The IRCS has reported in a statement ” The IRCS`s relief teams have distributed food and health aid to 69 poor and displaced families who are living in Al-Doura area southwest of Baghdad, the aid included ...

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“Even war has its limits”
The Iraqi Red Crescent Society and the International Committee of Red Cross have celebrated the 70th anniversary of Geneva Conventions.

Baghdad – Iraqi Red Crescent Society / ICRC – 23 September.    The Iraqi Red Crescent Society ( IRCS) , represented by its President, Dr. Yaseen Al-Mamouri and the International Committee of Red Cross, represented by the Head of its Mission in Iraq, Mrs. Katrina Ritz,  has organized a memorial ceremony on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the adaptation ...

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“200 million people in need, US$20billion to respond”
new report estimates escalating humanitarian cost of climate change

PRESS RELEASE New York, 19 September 2019 – A new report by the world’s largest humanitarian network warns that the number of people needing humanitarian assistance every year as a result of climate-related disasters could double by 2050. The Cost of Doing Nothing – published today by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) – estimates that the ...

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The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent organize the program of reducing the phenomena of children escaping from schools in Nineveh governorate.

The phenomena of children escaping from schools and the child`s labor are an educational and social case spreading day after day even though the continuous calls to prevent it, this phenomenon is linked to the role of the family and the abandonment of its responsibility towards their children and forced them to work or beg to help them financially while many poor families ...

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The teams of Iraqi Red Crescent rehabilitate and restore 10 schools in a number of governorates.

The Rehabilitation and restoration of old schools which implemented by the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) continues in many cities in Iraq in order to contain the crisis of lack of services suffered by most schools throughout the governorates, these campaigns carried out by the IRCS in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross and Red Crescent aims ...

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The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent provide health services and first aid for more than 15,000 visitors during the ceremony of Ashura visit.

The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) have provided health services and first aid for more than 15,000 visitors during the Ashura ceremony in the holy city of Karbala. The IRCS has said in a statement, “The IRCS’s teams in Karbala have evacuated the wounded and injured people as a result of the momentum of visitors in the ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent teams evacuate the injured in the Holy shrine of Imam Hussain ( peace be upon him).

The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society ( IRCS) have  evacuated a number of wounded who were injured as a result of the momentum of visitors in the presence of Imam Hussein(peace be upon him) in Karbala, more than 40 volunteers have helped  in the evacuation process of the wounded and take them to hospitals.

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