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International Committee of the Red Cross

First aid shipment from the Red Cross arrived in Venezuela

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The first batch of humanitarian aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross was delivered to Venezuela on Tuesday, said the president of the Venezuelan branch of...

Red Cross: Some 20,000 Iraqis may return from Syria within weeks

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Nearly 20,000 Iraqis in Syria, including women and children who fled the last enclave of the Islamic state, are expected to return to their country within weeks under...

Red Cross ringing the alarm about the crisis of clean water in Yemen

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has warned of the catastrophic consequences of the worsening of Yemen's clean water crisis as a result of a blockade imposed by the Saudi-led Arab alliance. The...

One million people in Yemen are at risk of cholera: Red Cross

The head of the office of the ICRC in Yemen has warned of the risk of continuing the sieges that the Saudi Arab-led coalition has carried out since November 6 against millions of Yemeni...

Red Cross says cholera cases in Yemen could hit 1mn by year-end

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Friday described the humanitarian situation in Yemen as a “catastrophe,” saying cholera cases there could reach 1 million by year-end. The warring sides are using disproportionate...

Cholera in Yemen could reach one million by the end of this year

The International Committee of the Red Cross, ICRC, has warned that the number of cholera cases in war-torn Yemen could reach one million by the end of this year. The aid organization said the situation...

Number of people infected by cholera could hit 1 million by the end of...

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has warned against the spread of cholera in Yemen, saying the number of those infected with the disease could hit one million by the end of...

Yemen’s cholera epidemic could impact 850,000 people by the end of 2017, Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross has warned that Yemen's cholera epidemic could impact 850,000 people by the end of 2017. The humanitarian organization said the suspected cases of the disease have now risen...

Red Cross says staff member killed in South Sudan

Red Cross says staff member killed in South Sudan ambush, reported Reuters on Saturday. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Saturday one of its drivers was shot dead when a...

2 ICRC hostages have been released

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Tuesday afternoon that two of its staff members who were abducted in February this year in Jawzjan province have been released. https://twitter.com/VOPnewsroom/status/905035623962210304 The ICRC head of...

Syrians fleeing IS face ‘terrible’ camp conditions, ICRC

Civilians fleeing Islamic State’s two remaining Syrian strongholds face “terrible conditions” in dozens of informal camps, the International Committee of the Red Cross said Monday. IS is under pressure in the remaining areas it holds...