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70 years ago Celebrating World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day


By Thomas Stephens

This content was published on May 8, 2018 

An ICRC aid convoy in Daraya, Syria, in 2016


On May 8, 1948, the first Red Cross Day was celebrated. 333 more words


Observing a Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Human Rights Workers

By Ifat Gazia, American Red Cross Volunteer, Northeast Ohio Region

The Syrian war entered the 8th year just a week back. This deadly war not only led to a loss of over 350,000 lives in the past seven years, but also the displacement of 5.6 million Syrian people. 389 more words


Mass crimes of Eastern Ghouta's terrorists are exposed

Just a few hours after escaping Ghouta through the humanitarian corridors, the evacuated civilians started to tell their own stories of the years-long brutal siege by terrorist organizations positioned in Eastern Ghouta. 364 more words


Red Crescent Calls for Guarantees to Deliver Humanitarian Convoy to Afrin

Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) called for guarantees to deliver a new humanitarian convoy to reach the civilians in Afrin. 69 more words

Syria: Humanitarian Aid Reaches Eastern Ghouta - Published 05 Mar 2018 1522z (GMT/UTC)

The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and humanitarian partners delivered 46 truckloads of food relief aid for 27,500 people and health items for more than 70,000 people inside Duma in eastern Ghouta. 139 more words


Turkish forces Target Afrin’s Red Crescent Center with Barrage of Missiles

According to SANA, Turkish bombing on Syria’s Afrin area has caused massive material destruction to the Red Crescent Center in Rajo area as the death toll since the beginning of the Turkish assault on the area reached 142 civilians. 120 more words