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Syrian Red Crescent Volunteers Attacked When Assisting War Victims

Hussain Saad

In the ever-ongoing hell of Syria’s civil, one of the few actors that are actually trying to assist the civil population without having a political agenda of their own, is the… 231 more words

The Middle East

They're, like, Underwater Flying Saucers!

May 8th is World Red Cross/Crescent Day, because it’s the birth anniversary of the founder, Jean-Henri Dunant.  When I volunteered full-time for a large chapter of the American Red Cross, people would joke, “I gave at the office!” (meaning, they’d donated blood).   126 more words

Calendar day; May 8, 2015

Friday, the 8th of May, 2015 is the 128th day in 2015 and in the 19th calendar week.

General Events:

World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day… 1,093 more words

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Red Cross/Red Crescent Day 2015

8th May is Red Cross/Red Crescent Day so here are some activities for you.  Here is a colouring sheet for the little ones and a fact sheet  252 more words


Saudi Arabia-Led Alliance Bombs Yemen Runway

A runway in the Yemeni capital city of Sana’a has been bombed by planes from a Saudi-led alliance, in order to prevent an Iranian aircraft from landing. 247 more words


Memories of Nepal: Please support the Red Cross / Red Crescent Relief Efforts

Everything about our trip has been eclipsed by the latest news of the earthquake centered between Kathmandu and Pokhara. Please support your relief agencies locally or through… 47 more words