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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congohealth center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to fi
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congo
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
health center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to find the victims, and secure the roads. Three international Red Cross employees were abducted in eastern Congo at the beginning of May. Multiple armed groups are active... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congohealth center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to fi
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congo
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
health center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to find the victims, and secure the roads. Three international Red Cross employees were abducted in eastern Congo at the beginning of May. Multiple armed groups are active... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congohealth center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to fi
Rights group: 2 aid workers kidnapped in eastern Congo
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
health center. The group condemned the kidnapping and urged the military to find the victims, and secure the roads. Three international Red Cross employees were abducted in eastern Congo at the beginning of May. Multiple armed groups are active... Read more
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The New Statesman
Obama's Hiroshima visit is a wake up call on the risks of nuclear weaponsTreaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, which had the opportunity t
Obama's Hiroshima visit is a wake up call on the risks of nuclear weapons
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, which had the opportunity to advance disarmament, failed to do so. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement has called on States to negotiate an international agreement to prohibit... Read more
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The New Statesman
The New Statesman Cover | The Brexit odd squadTreaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, which had the opportunity t
The New Statesman Cover | The Brexit odd squad
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, which had the opportunity to advance disarmament, failed to do so. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement has called on States to negotiate an international agreement to prohibit... Read more
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EuroNews
UN chief Ban voices his disappointment as first World Humanitarian Summit closeswe need to find the way to bridging that gap and finding different approaches,”
UN chief Ban voices his disappointment as first World Humanitarian Summit closes
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
we need to find the way to bridging that gap and finding different approaches,” said Dr Julie Hall MBE, Director of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. Peter Michael Egwuda from the NGOCISCOPE also said: ‘‘I think for the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Iraqi forces pound IS on Day Two of Falluja offensivethe city, and residents say snipers are positioned along exit routes, making es
Iraqi forces pound IS on Day Two of Falluja offensive
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
the city, and residents say snipers are positioned along exit routes, making escape difficult or deadly. The U.N. and the international Red Cross are appealing to the warring parties to protect civilians. Many there are already suffering under... Read more
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Swissinfo
Are the 'rules of war' in crisis?in the end what the conference resolution talks about is a need to move forward
Are the 'rules of war' in crisis?
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
in the end what the conference resolution talks about is a need to move forward, to continue to work on this and that the International Red Cross and the Swiss government need to report back on the progress at the next international conference,... Read more
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Aljazeera
World Humanitarian Summit and Turkeywhere he used the phrase "humanitarian sector" instead of "humanitarian system"
World Humanitarian Summit and Turkey
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
where he used the phrase "humanitarian sector" instead of "humanitarian system". This system is directed by the UN, the International Red Cross - and Red Crescent - and large international NGOs. The hegemonic structure maintained by the most... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Across Africa, the worst famine since 1985 looms for 50 millionMalnutrition will blight the life chances of countless more Malawian children,”
Across Africa, the worst famine since 1985 looms for 50 million
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
Malnutrition will blight the life chances of countless more Malawian children,” she said. The secretary general of the International Red Cross, Elhadj As Sy, who visited Malawi and Zimbabwe last week, said: “Much more needs to be done to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Britain's Schindler' Is Remembered By Those He Saved From The NazisEngland — with whom they remained through World War II and until adulthood. Aft
'Britain's Schindler' Is Remembered By Those He Saved From The Nazis
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
England — with whom they remained through World War II and until adulthood. After the war, they received a package from the International Red Cross with family photos, and later, a separate letter. The following is the full text of that letter, a... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Britain's Schindler' Is Remembered By Those He Saved From The NazisEngland — with whom they remained through World War II and until adulthood. Aft
'Britain's Schindler' Is Remembered By Those He Saved From The Nazis
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
England — with whom they remained through World War II and until adulthood. After the war, they received a package from the International Red Cross with family photos, and later, a separate letter. The following is the full text of that letter, a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Inside Daraya: A Syrian town the verge of starvationyears of fighting between opposition forces and government troops. Last Thursd
Inside Daraya: A Syrian town the verge of starvation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
years of fighting between opposition forces and government troops. Last Thursday after months of negotiations, the UN and International Red Cross convoy were due to make a long-awaited aid delivery to the town. They had requested to deliver food... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Voluntarism - Helping Oneself While Helping OthersBazaar, organized by the society here yesterday as per the wrapping up ceremony
Voluntarism - Helping Oneself While Helping Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Bazaar, organized by the society here yesterday as per the wrapping up ceremony,which marks ERCS' 80 anniversary and the International Red Cross and Crescent day being marked under the theme 'Everywhere for Everyone'. On the occasion President... Read more
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International Business Times
Besieged Syrians beg for food after UN aid convoy is denied entry into Daraya Council of Daraya City, a media organisation linked to the Free Syrian Army. A
Besieged Syrians beg for food after UN aid convoy is denied entry into Daraya
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
Council of Daraya City, a media organisation linked to the Free Syrian Army. A joint convoy by the United Nations, the International Red Cross and Red crescent was blocked from entering the city, but after negotiations medical supplies,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Give More Service to Humanity GRCS Disaster Coordinator Urges Institutions(IFRC) and Red Crescent Societies as well as its member national societies. He
Give More Service to Humanity GRCS Disaster Coordinator Urges Institutions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
(IFRC) and Red Crescent Societies as well as its member national societies. He went on: "This day, the members of the International Red Cross movement raised the need in assisting people in need of protection during armed conflicts, all other... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Humanitarian aid convoys blocked by Syrian Governmentthe Red Crescent, and the United Nations, they are all at the gates of Daraya r
Humanitarian aid convoys blocked by Syrian Government
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
the Red Crescent, and the United Nations, they are all at the gates of Daraya right now," she said earlier in the day. International Red Cross spokesman Paval Krzysiek, who was part of the convoy to the war torn neighbourhood, told the ABC:... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Many families missing' after Syrian al Qaida branch seizes Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
'Many families missing' after Syrian al Qaida branch seizes Alawite village
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Many families missing' after militants seize village of Syrian President's Alawite sectan outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
'Many families missing' after militants seize village of Syrian President's Alawite sect
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite villagean outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the villa
Syria's al-Qaida branch seizes central Alawite village
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
an outbreak of sectarian violence as activists say many families from the village are missing. The development came as the International Red Cross was expected to deliver the first aid in almost four years to a cut-off Damascus suburb besieged by... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Fundraiser no walk in the parkthe effect it may have on my muscles in the days after!” The British Red Cross
Fundraiser no walk in the park
Forres Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
the effect it may have on my muscles in the days after!” The British Red Cross Society is the United Kingdom branch of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. The society formed in 1870, and is a registered charity with more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kidnap of IRC Staff Triggers Fears of Hutu Rebels RegroupingThe kidnapping of three International Red Cross staff in the Democratic Republi
Kidnap of IRC Staff Triggers Fears of Hutu Rebels Regrouping
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The kidnapping of three International Red Cross staff in the Democratic Republic of Congo by suspected Rwandan rebels has triggered fears that the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) are regrouping. The rebels, mainly made up of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Calls On ERCS to Sustain Support to Drought Affected Areasan Exhibition and Bazaar with the theme: 'Hiwot le Hiwot in connection with the
President Calls On ERCS to Sustain Support to Drought Affected Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
an Exhibition and Bazaar with the theme: 'Hiwot le Hiwot in connection with the conclusion of its 80th anniversary and the International Red Cross and Crescent Day being marked as 'Everywhere for Everyone'. Opening the Exhibition and Bazaar... Read more
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New York Post
After Hitler’s pal died in an accident, Nazi doctors inflicted his same injuries on 72 women to find out whycamp. There were flowers in the window boxes, birdcages and a beautiful road li
After Hitler’s pal died in an accident, Nazi doctors inflicted his same injuries on 72 women to find out why
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
camp. There were flowers in the window boxes, birdcages and a beautiful road lined with trees. Himmler would show it to the international Red Cross to prove [he was] supposedly treating the prisoners well,” says Kelly of the camp 56 miles north of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Liberals petitioned to hold inquiry into Afghan torture allegationsand law enforcement. Each of those detainees were duly registered and notice of
Liberals petitioned to hold inquiry into Afghan torture allegations
The Globe and Mail / Posted a month ago
and law enforcement. Each of those detainees were duly registered and notice of their existence provided to the International Red Cross. The notion that there might have been a separate category of unregistered detainees adds a new,... Read more
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CTV News
E-petition calls for Liberals to hold inquiry into Afghan torture allegationsand law enforcement. Each of those detainees were duly registered and notice of
E-petition calls for Liberals to hold inquiry into Afghan torture allegations
CTV News / Posted a month ago
and law enforcement. Each of those detainees were duly registered and notice of their existence provided to the International Red Cross. The notion that there might have been a separate category of unregistered detainees adds a new,... Read more
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FOX News
Afghanistan facing its worst humanitarian crisis since war began, Red Cross saysThe crisis in Afghanistan has escalated to a new level of urgency, the outgoing
Afghanistan facing its worst humanitarian crisis since war began, Red Cross says
FOX News / Posted a month ago
The crisis in Afghanistan has escalated to a new level of urgency, the outgoing head of the International Red Cross said Sunday, citing a record number of civilian casualties and evacuations of war wounded. The Red Cross says the number of civilian... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Afghanistan in 'worst humanitarian crisis' since 2001 following Nato drawdownit plunged into its worst humanitarian crisis since the start of operations in
Afghanistan in 'worst humanitarian crisis' since 2001 following Nato drawdown
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
it plunged into its worst humanitarian crisis since the start of operations in 2001, according to the outgoing head of the international Red Cross. The drawdown of Nato troops including the British and Americans has seen an upsurge in fighting,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Still homeless one year since Nepal quakedonors have pledged $4.1 billion for reconstruction, but so far very little has
Still homeless one year since Nepal quake
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 1 months ago
donors have pledged $4.1 billion for reconstruction, but so far very little has been handed out. Max Santner from the International Red Cross... (SOUNDBITE) (English) HEAD OF DELEGATION FOR THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF RED CROSS AND RED... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Extremists in north Mali free Int'l Red Cross workerssaid Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were
Extremists in north Mali free Int'l Red Cross workers
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 1 months ago
said Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were available, said Valery Mbaoh Nana, international Red Cross spokesman in Bamako, Mali's capital. The staffers were originally kidnapped by the jihadi Ansar Dine... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
International Red Cross workers freed in north Malilast week, a spokesman for the organization said Friday. The staffers were fre
International Red Cross workers freed in north Mali
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
last week, a spokesman for the organization said Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, said Valery Mbaoh Nana, international Red Cross spokesman in Bamako, Mali's capital, with the aid of local notables. "Our colleagues were freed... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Extremists in north Mali free Int'l Red Cross workerssaid Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were
Extremists in north Mali free Int'l Red Cross workers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
said Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were available, said Valery Mbaoh Nana, international Red Cross spokesman in Bamako, Mali's capital. The staffers were originally kidnapped by the jihadi Ansar Dine... Read more
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Salon.com
Extremists in north Mali free Int’l Red Cross workerssaid Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were
Extremists in north Mali free Int’l Red Cross workers
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
said Friday. The staffers were freed early Friday, but no further details were available, said Valery Mbaoh Nana, international Red Cross spokesman in Bamako, Mali’s capital. The staffers were originally kidnapped by the jihadi Ansar Dine... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Extremists kidnap Int'l Red Cross staff in north Malistaffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before th
Extremists kidnap Int'l Red Cross staff in north Mali
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
staffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before the kidnapping, French forces stopped the International Red Cross team near Abeibara over the weekend, and detained the group's guide and apprentice, both of them... Read more
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Daily Herald
Extremists kidnap Int'l Red Cross staff in north Malistaffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before th
Extremists kidnap Int'l Red Cross staff in north Mali
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
staffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before the kidnapping, French forces stopped the International Red Cross team near Abeibara over the weekend, and detained the group's guide and apprentice, both of them... Read more
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ABC News
Extremists Kidnap Int'l Red Cross Staff in North Malistaffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before th
Extremists Kidnap Int'l Red Cross Staff in North Mali
ABC News / Posted 1 months ago
staffers, said a Tuareg separatist who is in contact with the group. Before the kidnapping, French forces stopped the International Red Cross team near Abeibara over the weekend, and detained the group's guide and apprentice, both of them... Read more
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