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  • Sierra Leone: more funds needed for expanding operations

    Sierra Leone: more funds needed for expanding operations 19-06-1996 News Release 96/24 The ICRC has just launched a further appeal to donor governments to cover a substantial expansion in its operations in

    • 1996-06-19
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  • East Timor: ICRC visits detainees in Baucau

    East Timor: ICRC visits detainees in Baucau 19-06-1996 News Release 96/24 On 15 and 16 June, the ICRC was granted access to people arrested in connection with the violent demonstrations that broke out early

    • 1996-06-19
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  • India: report on ICRC visits to detainees in Jammu and Kashmir

    India: report on ICRC visits to detainees in Jammu and Kashmir 03-07-1996 News Release 96/26 On 26 June, in New Delhi, the ICRC officially submitted to the Indian government a first report on its preliminary

    • 1996-07-03
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  • Afghanistan: Kabul under fire

    Afghanistan: Kabul under fire 03-07-1996 News Release 96/26 A rocket attack that hit Kabul on 26 June turned an ordinary day into a terrifying nightmare for residents of the city, whose routine activities were

    • 1996-07-03
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  • Tajikistan: ICRC appeals for 9 million Swiss francs

    Tajikistan: ICRC appeals for 9 million Swiss francs 05-07-1996 News Release 96/22 Geneva (ICRC) - On 5 July the ICRC launched an appeal for more than 9 million Swiss francs to cover the growing needs of the

    • 1996-07-05
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  • Lebanon/Israel: mortal remains repatriated and prisoners released

    Lebanon/Israel: mortal remains repatriated and prisoners released 22-07-1996 News Release 96/24 Geneva (ICRC) - In its capacity as a neutral intermediary, and at the request of the parties concerned, the

    • 1996-07-22
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  • Afghanistan: first food distributions in Bamiyan

    Afghanistan: first food distributions in Bamiyan 25-07-1996 News Release 96/29 The ICRC last week expanded its activities in Bamiyan, a town 250 kilometres north-west of Kabul, when a convoy of seven trucks

    • 1996-07-25
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  • Tajikistan: warring parties enlist ICRC help in releases

    Tajikistan: warring parties enlist ICRC help in releases 25-07-1996 News Release 96/29 An agreement between the Government of Tajikistan and the United Tajik Opposition was signed on 21 July 1996 in Ashgabat

    • 1996-07-25
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  • India: dissemination in Jammu and Kashmir

    India: dissemination in Jammu and Kashmir 31-07-1996 News Release 30 The ICRC's New Delhi delegation held a series of five one-day workshops for senior officers of the border security force and the central

    • 1996-07-31
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  • Afghanistan: together at last!

    Afghanistan: together at last! 31-07-1996 News Release 30 16 July 1996, 10 a.m. - Hanifa is scanning the skies over Mazar-i-Sharif with growing impatience. At last a speck appears: the ICRC aircraft from Kabul

    • 1996-07-31
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  • Former Yugoslavia: after the storm

    Former Yugoslavia: after the storm 08-08-1996 News Release 96/31 One year after " Operation Storm " 74-year-old Slana Djujic had heard nothing from her family, who had fled along with more than 150,000 other

    • 1996-08-08
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  • Uganda: joint relief operation in the north-west

    Uganda: joint relief operation in the north-west 08-08-1996 News Release 96/31 The ICRC and the Uganda Red Cross Society are carrying out the first stage of a new joint relief operation for displaced people in

    • 1996-08-08
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  • Former Yugoslavia: facing up to the danger of mines

    Former Yugoslavia: facing up to the danger of mines 14-08-1996 News Release 96/32 Every month, mines in former Yugoslavia continue to kill and maim the unwary. It is therefore crucial to warn people of the

    • 1996-08-14
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  • Russian Federation / Chechenia: ICRC convoy finally reaches central Grozny

    Russian Federation / Chechenia: ICRC convoy finally reaches central Grozny 14-08-1996 News Release 96/32 On 10 and 13 August, the ICRC appealed to the parties for a truce in order to evacuate the wounded, bring

    • 1996-08-14
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  • ICRC elects new Executive Board member

    ICRC elects new Executive Board member 29-08-1996 News Release 1808 Geneva (ICRC) - The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), meeting in Assembly on 29 August, expressed its warmest thanks to

    • 1996-08-29
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  • India: talking with the military

    India: talking with the military 11-09-1996 News Release 96/36 A two-day seminar entitled " International humanitarian law: its significance in the modern world " and organized jointly by the department of the

    • 1996-09-11
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  • Russian Federation/Northern Caucasus: aid for 200,000 people

    Russian Federation/Northern Caucasus: aid for 200,000 people 11-09-1996 News Release 96/36 During the coming weeks the ICRC will be providing assistance for some 200,000 people in Chechnya and the neighbouring

    • 1996-09-11
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  • Northern Iraq: casualties and displacements

    Northern Iraq: casualties and displacements 11-09-1996 News Release 96/36 On the evening of 9 September, the town of Sulaymaniyah was taken by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (PDK). No fighting was involved, but

    • 1996-09-11
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  • Tajikistan: ICRC assistance gets through

    Tajikistan: ICRC assistance gets through 18-09-1996 News Release 96/37 On Friday 13 September, ICRC delegates managed to get emergency relief supplies through to the civilian population of Tavildara. They

    • 1996-09-18
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  • Afghanistan: ICRC calls on all parties to protect civilians

    Afghanistan: ICRC calls on all parties to protect civilians 18-09-1996 News Release 96/37 The military developments in the eastern provinces of Afghanistan in recent days have once again taken a heavy toll

    • 1996-09-18
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  • Northern Iraq: visits to detainees

    Northern Iraq: visits to detainees 18-09-1996 News Release 96/37 Since 16 August, about 800 people captured during recent clashes in northern Iraq between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and the

    • 1996-09-18
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  • Switzerland: was the ICRC infiltrated by Nazis ?

    Switzerland: was the ICRC infiltrated by Nazis ? 18-09-1996 News Release 96/37 In early August, documents found in the files of the US Office of Strategic Services (OSS) and dating back to the end of the Second

    • 1996-09-18
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  • Afghanistan: civilian population trapped in fighting

    Afghanistan: civilian population trapped in fighting 26-09-1996 News Release 96/29 Geneva (ICRC)  -  With winter approaching and food scarce, the plight of Kabul's civilian population has been a source of

    • 1996-09-26
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  • Tajikistan: a further 1,500 people displaced in a single week

    Tajikistan: a further 1,500 people displaced in a single week 02-10-1996 News Release 96/39 Since 23 September over 1,500 people have fled the Mionadu valley and the Tavildara region, where the situation is

    • 1996-10-02
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  • Russian Federation - Northern Caucasus: New ICRC hospital much in demand

    Russian Federation - Northern Caucasus: New ICRC hospital much in demand 02-10-1996 News Release 96/39 Many patients have been admitted to the ICRC field hospital in Novy Atagi (25 kilometres south of Grozny

    • 1996-10-02
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