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Kidnapped Spanish Red Cross worker freed in Afghanistan

A Red Cross aid worker abducted one month ago in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province was freed on Sunday, a Red Cross spokesman told dpa. The Spanish man...

Red Cross: Situation in Syria's Aleppo is "worsening by the day"

The humanitarian situation inside rebel-held eastern Aleppo "is worsening by the day" as the Syrian government continues to batter residential areas, a Red...

Red Cross: "Desperate" situation in Yemen's Taiz, bodies on streets

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Tuesday sounded an alarm about civilians trapped by intense fighting in the central Yemeni city of Taiz, a...

Red Cross: 1 million Iraqis could soon be forced to flee

The number of displaced Iraqis could surge by up to 1 million within the coming months as fighting heats up around the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul and...

International camp Atlantis organised in Croatia for first time

More than 80 young people from 20 countries have gathered for the Atlantis international youth camp which is being held in Croatia for the first time,...

Largest-ever aid convoy enters rebel-held town in central Syria

The largest aid convoy since the Syrian conflict started more than five years back entered the besieged rebel-held town of al-Rastan on Thursday, the Red...

"They just want war to end," Red Cross says, urges Syria aid access

Syria is suffering from "enormous destruction" and constant humanitarian access must be provided to areas that have been under siege, the president of the...

Red Cross chief calls for ending the "horrendous conflict" in Syria

The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer, calls Friday for a political solution in Syria to end the suffering of...

Red Cross: No change to aid for refugees in transit centre

Croatian Red Cross spokeswoman Katarina Zoric said on Tuesday that there had been no changes in the functioning of the refugee transit centre in...

Croatia sets high standards in refugee treatment - conference

This year's refugee crisis, which has hit this region and the entire European Union, has brought attention to many open issues and unresolved situations in...

Red Cross secretary-general commends Croatian efforts for refugees

General-Secretary of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Elhadj As Sy on Monday visited migrants currently placed in a...
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