With the participation of 5000 staff and volunteers, Iraqi Red Crescent provides medical and first aid assistance for the Iraqi and foreign visitors during the occasion of Arbaineyat Imam Hussain (peace be upon him).

Iraqi Red Crescent Society(IRCS) has provided medical and first aid assistance for the Iraqi and foreign visitors.
” The IRCS has put a prior plan to provide health, medical and first aid services for the millions of people who are heading to Holy Karbala through coordinating between the IRCS`s branches in the governorates of ( Karbala, Najaf, Babylon, Muthanna, Basrah, Maysan, Thiqar, Wasit, Diywaniya, Diyala and Baghdad)” . Said Mr. Mohammed Al-Khuzia, Under-Secretary-General In the IRCS.

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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