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ICRC: Are the 'rules of war' in crisis?

By Julia Crawford, JusticeInfo.net

MAY 23, 2016 – 17:00

An ICRC humanitarian convoy delivering aid to the residents of a suburb of Damascus held by rebels and under siege from government forces since 2013… 881 more words


The call of Mr Faysal Sarıyıldız, our Şırnak Deputy, to the Red Cross and the Red Crescent

To the Honorable Representatives of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent,

We are writing this letter in order to briefly provide you with the information regarding the escalation of human rights violations and crimes against humanity suffered by the civilian population during the ongoing curfews carried out under the pretext of anti-terror fight in the Kurdish provinces of Turkey. 600 more words


Lectionary Sermon for 24 January 2016, Epiphany 3 on Luke 4: 14 – 21

My Epiphany?

Today is the third of the four Sundays the Church sets aside for what is called the season of Epiphany. So, given the season, it is fair to ask is there any way this season might actually be an epiphany for us? 1,699 more words


Israeli Medic: “We Don’t Provide Treatment To Wounded Palestinians”

An Israeli medic said on his Twitter page Thursday that field medical crews do not provide treatment to what he called “terrorists”, and stated that, in Hebron, he provided treatment to wounded Israelis “but I did not provide any treatment to the terrorist although he suffered more serious wounds.” 11 more words

The Red Cross defends the Red Crescent's neglect of Israeli murder victims

The news out of Paris has pushed the dreadful murder of Rabbi Yacov Litman and his son Netanel out of the headlines these past few days, but there is one very important detail that must not be ignored. 1,773 more words

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Did Red Crescent paramedics ignore two dying gunshot victims when they realized they were Jews ?

MDA Director: Red Crescent Run Like Third World Country Service
by JNi Media
November 15, 2015

Israeli EMT service Magen David Adom CEO Eli Bin responded to a report on the failure Red Crescent paramedics to stop and help a Jewish family attacked by Arab gunmen last Friday, told Channel 10 News his organization has also submitted a protest to the International Red Cross, alongside the harsh complaint from Israel’s foreign ministry.  98 more words

Israel & Middle East