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...
Sunday 15 January 2017 16:33
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...
Friday 25 November 2016 10:59
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...
Tuesday 22 November 2016 18:01
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...
Friday 29 July 2016 13:56
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,...
Sunday 24 July 2016 15:22
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...
Thursday 21 April 2016 17:39
"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...
Saturday 27 February 2016 14:30
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...
Friday 26 February 2016 22:41
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...
Tuesday 02 February 2016 16:57
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...
Monday 14 December 2015 16:54
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...
Monday 21 September 2015 19:36