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Iraqi Red Crescent appreciates the humanitarian role of the Japanese Embassy in Baghdad

Due to the increase ofthe humanitarian needs in Iraq that came as a consequence of the crises in the country, compounded by COVID -19 short and long term impacts on the most vulnerable, the Iraqi Red Crescentthe (IRC)is working on strengthening its partnerships and increase its capabilities to meet the various humanitarian needs of local communities, with the support of ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: One million dinars for each martyr’s family in Nasiriyah’s Al-Naqa’a Center.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has provided financial assistance of one million dinars to each family of a martyr martyred in the Al-Naqa’a Center fire event in Nasiriyah. Dr. Yassen Al-Mamouri, President of the Iraqi Red Crescent, stated, “The IRCS has allocated financial assistance (one million dinars to each martyr’s family), and the IRCS’s teams in Thi Qar branch ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: Our teams have provided Al-Hussein Hospital with blankets and large quantities of life-saving medicines.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has said that it’s teams are still present in the hospitals of Nasiriyah city that witnessed momentum as a result of the fire that occurred yesterday in Al-Naqa Center, the IRCS was able to provide Al-Hussein Teaching Hospital with blankets for patients within a very short period of time. “We were able to provide ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: The fire of Al-Naqa Center in Nasiriyah governorate killed more than (60) patients and injured more than (100), some of them are still under the rubble.

The city of Nasiriyah yesterday has witnessed a horrific fire incident that broke out at Al-Naqa Center in Al-Hussein Hospital, which is designated to isolate those infected with Covid (19), that took the lives of (62) of the patients, and 22 bodies of them are still unknown because they were charred. More than (100) patients, escorts, and medical staff working ...

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Haider Al-Nouri: I learned from the Iraqi Red Crescent to help everyone without discrimination.

A small child stretches his head through the door of the house and sees an old man trying to cross the street, he rushes to help him, hears words of thanks, and sees looks of contentment, he is overwhelmed with joy when he provides help to any human or animal, the feelings of joy and overwhelming happiness that a person ...

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To avoid water shortage crisis in summer
Iraqi Red Crescent rehabilitate 34 water units in Al-Muthanna.

In Al-Muthanna Governorate, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has rehabilitated several water units and supply them with new pumps. ‘’ The IRCS`s teams have completed the project of rehabilitating and maintaining (34) water units and supply them with (36) new pumps of various sizes for pumping liquefied water to the units located on the banks of rivers in the ...

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Operating three desalination plants in Nineveh.

Under the supervision of the Iraqi Red Crescent teams in Nineveh Governorate, three (RO) desalination plants were installed in a total of three hospitals in the city of Mosul, and the process was implemented in collaboration with the Swedish Red Cross and the Norwegian Red Cross.  The Director of the Water and Sanitation Department of the Society, Nawar Abdul-Qader, has ...

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The first to arrive to assist
the first responder rescued more than 200 cases during April

when an accident occurs, the first person who is close to it contributes to save a life if he has special skills, so the Iraqi Red Crescent Society [IRCS] through the First Responder program, is keen to strive as much as possible to save the lives of those affected by accidents or natural disasters. According to the director of the ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: Rehabilitating several hospitals and health centers in the governorates of Kirkuk, Wasit, and Basra.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has rehabilitated several hospitals and health centers in cooperation with Swedish Red Cross and funded by the IFRC to receive Coronavirus patients in the governorates of Kirkuk, Basra, and Wasit. ‘’ The teams of the IRCS has rehabilitated 10 health centers and two hospitals in the above-mentioned governorates, in Kirkuk, the teams have rehabilitated ...

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Salah addin: Delivering lectures on health awareness and psychosocial support for the local community members.

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has organized health awareness and psychosocial support program for the community members in city of Tikrit of Salahaddin governorate by delivering intensive lectures about the public and psychological health, the program aims to aid the local community to overcome Coronavirus pandemic and includes a series of guidelines and awareness lectures in a number of ...

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