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The Arab Red Cross and Red Crescent (ARCO) condolences the families of victims of the sinking ferry in Mosul.

The General Secretariat of the Arab Red Cross and Red Crescent Organization mourns the victims of the painful ferry of Mosul, the organization extends its sincere condolences to all the victims’ families.  In a press statement issued after this painful disaster, the organization extended its condolences to the Iraqi government, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) (one of the components of the active ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent: retrieving a number of bodies for the victims of Mosul ferry.

The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) are still searching for the victims of Mosul ferry, that has sunk yesterday in different areas of Nineveh governorate. Since then, the rescue teams of the IRCS have retrieved 21 bodies, including three bodies found today, where the searching is still ongoing,  during the past few hours, the rescue teams were ...

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Dozens of citizens drowned after a river ferry capsized in Mosul and the teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent rescue the wounded.

Dozens of people have drowned on Thursday after a ferry capsized in the tourist island of Mosul. More than 40 people lost their lives most of them are women and children after the ferry sank. Immediately, the Iraqi Red Crescent teams have intervened with 25 volunteers and transported two mobile medical units to the scene, adding to provide first aid ...

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The teams of the Iraqi Red Crescent organize psychosocial support programs for the displaced and the returnees families to the areas in Saladin

As part of the psychological support programs provided by the teams of the Iraqi Crescent (IRCS) to the displaced families and the returnees to their areas of residence, the IRCS`s health teams in Salah al-Din have distributed 11 wheelchairs for people with special needs to disabled displaced families who returned to their areas of residence in the governorate, adding to ...

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