IRCS denounced targeting ambulance by anonymous armed people in Anbar and calls for respecting the teams of humanitarian and medical assistance

IRCS denounces targeting ambulances by anonymous armed people in Anbar and it also calls for respecting the medical staff and relief teams that perform their humanitarian duties in Anbar to assist people . The assistant secretary general of IRCS Mohammed al-khuza’e commented by saying : ” that IRCS denounces targeting ambulance by anonymous armed people and calls for respecting the medical staff and relief teams and letting them perform their humanitarian duties in addition to presenting assistance to civilian in Anbar . He clarifying : ” that the job of these teams and the ambulance is rescuing civilians , and targeting them means preventing civilians from getting medical assistance and rescuing wounded people and patients and arriving to hospitals . Those armed who attacked 12 ambulance and burned four of them but the army force enabled to rescue the rest cars .

About Iraqi Red Crescent Society

An independent national humanitarian society that works to reduce the suffering and pain of people without discrimination during the peace and war , natural disasters and non-natural disasters , it is also considered one of the most activist societies in the international movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent. The work of the society depends on the principle of voluntary work which considered the base in IRCS work , that the voluntary service is embodied the fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent international movement which considered volunteers the basic block in the society work , that the voluntary relief doesn’t work for any interest or seek for any profit .

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