en <![CDATA[Middle East | International Committee of the Red Cross]]> https://www.icrc.org/en https://www.icrc.org/sites/default/themes/icrc_theme/images/en/icon-128.png <![CDATA[International Committee of the Red Cross]]> https://www.icrc.org/en https://www.icrc.org/en/documents/egypt-training-egyptian-Libyan-red-crescent-respond-emergencies https://www.icrc.org/en/documents/egypt-training-egyptian-Libyan-red-crescent-respond-emergencies Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Cairo: Building emergency response teams]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-border-closure-shuts-down-water-sewage-systems-raising-cholera-risk https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-border-closure-shuts-down-water-sewage-systems-raising-cholera-risk Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: Border closure shuts down water, sewage systems, raising cholera risk]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-urgent-call-keep-borders-open-health-medical-supplies https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-urgent-call-keep-borders-open-health-medical-supplies Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: An urgent call to keep borders open for health, medical supplies]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/life-after-losing-limb-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/life-after-losing-limb-0 Sun, 29 Oct 2017 15:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Life after losing a limb]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/egypt-grand-imam-dr-ahmed-al-tayyeb-al-azhar-willing-support-humanitarians https://www.icrc.org/en/document/egypt-grand-imam-dr-ahmed-al-tayyeb-al-azhar-willing-support-humanitarians Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Egypt: Continuous humanitarian dialogue between the ICRC and Al-Azhar]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/law-armed-conflict-essentials https://www.icrc.org/en/document/law-armed-conflict-essentials Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Online training on the Law of Armed Conflict for non-State actors]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/competition-gaza-young-photographers https://www.icrc.org/en/document/competition-gaza-young-photographers Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Young photographers from Gaza capture moments of joy]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-harrowing-civilian-losses-most-intense-violence-battle-eastern-aleppo https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-harrowing-civilian-losses-most-intense-violence-battle-eastern-aleppo Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria: Harrowing civilian losses in most intense violence since battle for Eastern Aleppo]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-access-desperately-needed-yemen-suspected-cholera-cases-reach-700000 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-access-desperately-needed-yemen-suspected-cholera-cases-reach-700000 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Humanitarian access is desperately needed in Yemen as suspected cholera cases reach 700,000]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-united-nations-general-assembly-humanitarian-crisis-yemen https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-united-nations-general-assembly-humanitarian-crisis-yemen Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: The pain of conflict permeates deeply into communities - ICRC statement to the United Nations]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/supporting-future-syria-and-region-icrc-statement-un-general-assembly-high-level-event https://www.icrc.org/en/document/supporting-future-syria-and-region-icrc-statement-un-general-assembly-high-level-event Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Supporting the future of Syria and the region - ICRC statement to the United Nations]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/saving-lives-protecting-lives-and-rebuilding-lives-iraq-icrc-statement-united-nations https://www.icrc.org/en/document/saving-lives-protecting-lives-and-rebuilding-lives-iraq-icrc-statement-united-nations Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Two vital issues must be addressed now for Iraq's future]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-deplores-death-civilians-taiz https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-deplores-death-civilians-taiz Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC deplores death of civilians in Taiz]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-and-occupied-territories-crisis-hope-pervades https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-and-occupied-territories-crisis-hope-pervades Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[In Israel and the occupied territories, a crisis of hope pervades]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-and-occupied-territories-crisis-hope https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-and-occupied-territories-crisis-hope Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Uprooted and abandoned in Gaza and the West Bank]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-international-red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-death-dr-abdulah-alkhamesi https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-international-red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-death-dr-abdulah-alkhamesi Sun, 03 Sep 2017 18:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Statement of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement on the death of Dr Abdulah Alkhamesi, founder of the Yemen Red Crescent Society]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-authorities-must-act-now-give-answers-families-missing-persons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-authorities-must-act-now-give-answers-families-missing-persons Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Authorities must act now to give answers to families of missing persons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-response-needs-april-july-2017 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-response-needs-april-july-2017 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Jordan: ICRC response to needs from April to July 2017]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-airstrikes-residential-area-sanaa-are-outrageous https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-airstrikes-residential-area-sanaa-are-outrageous Fri, 25 Aug 2017 16:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Airstrikes in residential area of Sana’a are outrageous]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-world-humanitarian-day-2017 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-world-humanitarian-day-2017 Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: World Humanitarian Day 2017]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-war-time-cholera https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-war-time-cholera Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: War in the time of cholera]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/help-training-course-managing-relief-operations-humanitarian-crises https://www.icrc.org/en/document/help-training-course-managing-relief-operations-humanitarian-crises Sun, 13 Aug 2017 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[H.E.L.P. - A training course for managing relief operations in humanitarian crises]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-airstrikes-against-civilians-are-alarming-trend https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-airstrikes-against-civilians-are-alarming-trend Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Airstrikes against civilians are an alarming trend]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-icrc-did-not-play-role-transfer-fighters-civilians-arsal-syria https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-icrc-did-not-play-role-transfer-fighters-civilians-arsal-syria Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: The ICRC did not play a role in the transfer of fighters, civilians from Arsal to Syria]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-diploma-clinical-management-weapon-wounded-patients https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-diploma-clinical-management-weapon-wounded-patients Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ Lebanon: Diploma in the Clinical Management of Weapon-Wounded Patients]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-urgent-plea-yemen-icrc-president https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-urgent-plea-yemen-icrc-president Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ICRC president leaves Yemen, issues urgent plea]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/life-after-losing-limb https://www.icrc.org/en/document/life-after-losing-limb Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Life after losing a limb ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/diary-icrc-presidents-view-yemen https://www.icrc.org/en/document/diary-icrc-presidents-view-yemen Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Diary - ICRC president on the ground in Yemen]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/beyond-visible-scars-responding-mental-health-and-psychosocial-needs https://www.icrc.org/en/document/beyond-visible-scars-responding-mental-health-and-psychosocial-needs Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Beyond visible scars: Responding to mental health and psychosocial needs]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-war-cholera-icrc-president https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-war-cholera-icrc-president Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC president visits country, decries “needless suffering”]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scarred-life-war-mosul-draws-brutal-end https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scarred-life-war-mosul-draws-brutal-end Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Scarred for life: War in Mosul draws to a brutal end]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syrian-war-latest-news https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syrian-war-latest-news Thu, 29 Jun 2017 09:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[War in Syria: Latest from the front line]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/raqqa-and-mosul-humanity-under-attack https://www.icrc.org/en/document/raqqa-and-mosul-humanity-under-attack Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Raqqa and Mosul: Humanity under attack]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-wounded-civilians-trapped-mosul-must-be-evacuated-treated https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-wounded-civilians-trapped-mosul-must-be-evacuated-treated Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq: Wounded civilians trapped in Mosul must be evacuated, treated]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-icrc-condemns-attack-humanitarian-convoy https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-icrc-condemns-attack-humanitarian-convoy Sun, 18 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria: ICRC condemns attack on humanitarian convoy]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Gaza-activities-throughout-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Gaza-activities-throughout-2016 Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Gaza: facts and figures 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/economic-security-Palestinian-farmer https://www.icrc.org/en/document/economic-security-Palestinian-farmer Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Our work with you: 50 years of humanitarian work]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/50-years-of-humanitarian-work https://www.icrc.org/en/document/50-years-of-humanitarian-work Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Fifty years of humanitarian work in the occupied Palestinian territory]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-syria-and-yemen-five-times-more-civilians-die-city-offensives-new-report-finds https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-syria-and-yemen-five-times-more-civilians-die-city-offensives-new-report-finds Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq, Syria and Yemen: Five times more civilians die in city offensives, new report finds]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-health-system-breaking-point-cholera-spreads-unprecedented-rate https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-health-system-breaking-point-cholera-spreads-unprecedented-rate Tue, 13 Jun 2017 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Health system at breaking point as cholera spreads at unprecedented rate]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/missing-palestinians-israel-must-abide-international-humanitarian-law https://www.icrc.org/en/document/missing-palestinians-israel-must-abide-international-humanitarian-law Sun, 11 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Missing Palestinians: Israel must abide by international humanitarian law]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/missing-Israeli-nationals https://www.icrc.org/en/document/missing-Israeli-nationals Thu, 08 Jun 2017 16:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Missing Israeli nationals: Hamas must abide by international humanitarian law]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/fifty-years-occupation-where-do-we-go-here https://www.icrc.org/en/document/fifty-years-occupation-where-do-we-go-here Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Fifty years of occupation: Where do we go from here?]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/when-will-phoenix-rise-again https://www.icrc.org/en/document/when-will-phoenix-rise-again Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[When will the phoenix rise again?]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-occupied-territories-palestinian-detainees-hunger-strike-risk-irreversible-health https://www.icrc.org/en/document/israel-occupied-territories-palestinian-detainees-hunger-strike-risk-irreversible-health Thu, 25 May 2017 16:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Palestinian detainees on hunger strike at risk of irreversible health consequences]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-icrc-president-syria https://www.icrc.org/en/document/statement-icrc-president-syria Wed, 24 May 2017 18:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Statement by ICRC President Peter Maurer on Syria trip]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/its-not-just-ngos-tackling-humanitarian-crises-banks-have-role-too https://www.icrc.org/en/document/its-not-just-ngos-tackling-humanitarian-crises-banks-have-role-too Mon, 22 May 2017 11:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[It’s not just NGOs tackling humanitarian crises. Banks have a role too]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-access-detainees-humanitarian-must https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-access-detainees-humanitarian-must Tue, 16 May 2017 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Access to detainees a humanitarian must]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Gaza-power-fuel-crisis https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Gaza-power-fuel-crisis Mon, 15 May 2017 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Electricity shortages affect all aspects of life in Gaza ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-syrians-needs-jordan-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-syrians-needs-jordan-2016 Sun, 14 May 2017 14:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ICRC’s response to Syrians' needs in Jordan in 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-paris-reunited-after-three-years https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-paris-reunited-after-three-years Thu, 04 May 2017 18:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[From Gaza to Paris to be reunited after three years ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/detainees-contacts-families-are-israels-obligation-under-ihl https://www.icrc.org/en/document/detainees-contacts-families-are-israels-obligation-under-ihl Wed, 03 May 2017 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Detainees’ contacts with families are Israel's obligation under IHL]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/family-visits-emotional-lifeline https://www.icrc.org/en/document/family-visits-emotional-lifeline Tue, 02 May 2017 17:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Family visits: An emotional lifeline]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-response-needs-january-march-2017 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-response-needs-january-march-2017 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Jordan: ICRC response to needs from January to March 2017]]> With the Syrian conflict entering its seventh year, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Jordan is keeping up its efforts to assist Syrian refugees and communities hosting them, while providing logistical and training support to ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-hunger-south-sudan-somalia-yemen-nigeria-conflict-food https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-hunger-south-sudan-somalia-yemen-nigeria-conflict-food Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[War at the root of hunger]]> It is estimated that more than 20 million people in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria, Kenya and Ethiopia are affected by the current humanitarian crisis. In a bid to fight malnutrition, drought, famine and starvation, ICRC has b]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-situation-deteriorates-icrc-doubles-its-aid-budget https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-situation-deteriorates-icrc-doubles-its-aid-budget Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: As situation deteriorates, ICRC doubles its aid budget]]> The International Committee of the Red Cross’ director for the Middle East, Robert Mardini, has said the humanitarian situation in Yemen is deteriorating fast and a massive international effort is needed to relieve the suffering.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-conflict-statement-end-suffering https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-conflict-statement-end-suffering Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC Statement on behalf of the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/empty-chairs-waiting-families https://www.icrc.org/en/document/empty-chairs-waiting-families Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Empty chairs, waiting families]]> 'Empty Chairs, Waiting Families' is a memorialisation project for the families of people who went missing during the armed conflicts in Lebanon since 1975.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-law-missing-persons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-law-missing-persons Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: A Law for Missing Persons]]> Thousands of people went missing during the armed conflict that plagued Lebanon from 1975 to 1990.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/snapshot-our-work-mosul-october-2016-april-2017 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/snapshot-our-work-mosul-october-2016-april-2017 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Snapshot: Our work in Mosul from October 2016 to April 2017]]> A snapshot of our work since the battle for Mosul began.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/west-bank-icrc-office-hebron-attacked https://www.icrc.org/en/document/west-bank-icrc-office-hebron-attacked Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[West Bank: ICRC Office in Hebron Attacked]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/letter-hunger-strike-prisoners https://www.icrc.org/en/document/letter-hunger-strike-prisoners Sun, 16 Apr 2017 19:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[On Palestinian Prisoners day, a letter from the heart]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/our-response-needs-jordan-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/our-response-needs-jordan-2016 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Our response to needs in Jordan in 2016]]> Throughout 2016, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Jordan continued to respond to the needs of thousands of Syrian refugees and communities hosting them.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-lebanese-authorities-must-pass-law-missing-persons-and-provide-answers-their-families https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-lebanese-authorities-must-pass-law-missing-persons-and-provide-answers-their-families Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanese authorities must pass a law on missing persons]]> Beirut, Lebanon.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-hospital-wounded-mosul https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-hospital-wounded-mosul Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq: Another day at Rozhawa Hospital]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-disabled-physical-rehablilitation-erbil https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-disabled-physical-rehablilitation-erbil Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq: Standing tall - against all odds ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-fun-lessons-could-save-life https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-fun-lessons-could-save-life Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Fun lessons could save lives in Gaza ]]> .(As a result of numerous military operations in the last two centuries, large tracts of Israel and the Occupied Territories are contaminated with Explosive Remnants of War (ERW

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/children-were-silent https://www.icrc.org/en/document/children-were-silent Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The children were silent - The inside story of the Aleppo evacuation]]> Between the 15 and 22 December, 2016 one of the largest and most complex evacuations of civilians in recent history, took place from the Syrian city of Aleppo.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-cities-what-stake-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-cities-what-stake-0 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[War in cities: what is at stake? ]]> The destructive force of war in cities, the suffering it causes and the impact on people's lives and livelihoods – is a major concern of the ICRC in many countries in which we work.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/damascus-syria-team-wins-regional-humanitarian-law-competition-students-arab-universities https://www.icrc.org/en/document/damascus-syria-team-wins-regional-humanitarian-law-competition-students-arab-universities Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Damascus: Syria team wins the Regional Humanitarian Law competition for students from Arab universities ]]> Syrian team from the University of Damascus won on Thursday, 30 March, the first prize in the first-ever Regional International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Competition organized in Cairo, Egypt, by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) fo]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/brussels-conference-syria https://www.icrc.org/en/document/brussels-conference-syria Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The four things we must do to reduce suffering in Syria]]> Peter Maurer, ICRC President: There are key issues that must be addressed if we are to end the suffering in Syria.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/ruins-syria-war-fighting-rebuild https://www.icrc.org/en/document/ruins-syria-war-fighting-rebuild Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[From ruins to rebuilding: Helping Syrians regain hope for their future ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-road-mosul-nothing https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-road-mosul-nothing Mon, 03 Apr 2017 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq: On the the road from Mosul with nothing]]> Since October 2016, hundreds of thousands of civilians have fled Mosul - often leaving most of their possessions behind. They arrive in camps exhausted and traumatized. Sometimes they have no more than the clothes they on their backs.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/massive-scaling-urgently-needed-tackle-hunger-crisis-says-icrcs-director-operations https://www.icrc.org/en/document/massive-scaling-urgently-needed-tackle-hunger-crisis-says-icrcs-director-operations Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[“Massive scaling up urgently needed to tackle hunger crisis” says ICRC’s Director of Operations]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-much-needed-aid-finally-reaches-city-taiz https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-much-needed-aid-finally-reaches-city-taiz Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: Much-needed aid finally reaches city of Taiz]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-strongly-condemns-civilian-ship-attack-calls-immediate-investigation https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-strongly-condemns-civilian-ship-attack-calls-immediate-investigation Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC strongly condemns civilian ship attack, calls for immediate investigation]]> The ICRC is shocked by last night’s attack on a civilian ship carrying around 150 passengers, including women and children, near the port of Hodeida.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scalpels-and-ventilators-sidelines-politics https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scalpels-and-ventilators-sidelines-politics Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Scalpels and ventilators on the sidelines of politics]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/egypt-activity-report-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/egypt-activity-report-2016 Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Egypt Activity Report 2016]]> The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has been working in Egypt, with some interruptions, for more than 100 years.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/inspiring-women-working-improve-peoples-lives https://www.icrc.org/en/document/inspiring-women-working-improve-peoples-lives Tue, 07 Mar 2017 14:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Inspiring women working to improve people’s lives ]]> Women have had and continue to have a tremendous impact in humanitarian work. Within the ICRC, women risk their lives in war zones, visit detainees in prisons and help people take their first steps after being fitted with prosthetic limbs.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-icrc-strongly-condemns-use-chemical-weapons-around-mosul https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-icrc-strongly-condemns-use-chemical-weapons-around-mosul Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: ICRC strongly condemns use of chemical weapons around Mosul]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/our-work-syria-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/our-work-syria-2016 Thu, 02 Mar 2017 16:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: How we've helped in 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-icrc-steps-up-humanitarian-response-around-mosul https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-icrc-steps-up-humanitarian-response-around-mosul Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: The ICRC steps up its humanitarian response around Mosul]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-story-syrian-refugees-and-their-dream-go-back-home https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-story-syrian-refugees-and-their-dream-go-back-home Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jordan: Syrian refugees dream of going back home ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-red-crescent-movement-stands-united-we-are-not-target https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-red-crescent-movement-stands-united-we-are-not-target Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement stands united: We are #NotATarget]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-food-and-other-essential-help-displaced-people https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-food-and-other-essential-help-displaced-people Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Food and other essential help to displaced people]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-urgent-plea-warring-parties-spare-civilians https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-urgent-plea-warring-parties-spare-civilians Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: Urgent plea to warring parties to spare civilians]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-activity-report-october-december-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-icrc-activity-report-october-december-2016 Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jordan: ICRC Activity report October – December 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Egypt-ICRC-ERC-strengthen-cooperation https://www.icrc.org/en/document/Egypt-ICRC-ERC-strengthen-cooperation Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ICRC and ERC strengthen cooperation in various fields]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-activity-report-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-activity-report-2016 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Activity report 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-journey-recovery https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-journey-recovery Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[In Lebanon, one street both divides and unites]]> Tripoli, Lebanon’s second largest city, was for several years the scene of recurrent outbreaks of violence between the marginalized neighborhoods of Bab el-Tebbaneh and Jabal Mohsen.

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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/massive-humanitarian-needs-yemen-conflict-continues https://www.icrc.org/en/document/massive-humanitarian-needs-yemen-conflict-continues Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Massive humanitarian needs in Yemen as conflict continues ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mosul-iraq-city-displaced-people-video https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mosul-iraq-city-displaced-people-video Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Thousands displaced from Mosul yearn for the day they can return home]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-people-rules-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-people-rules-war Sun, 08 Jan 2017 18:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Did you know that wars have rules? ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-looking-back-2016 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-looking-back-2016 Wed, 28 Dec 2016 16:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Looking Back at 2016]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-rules-of-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-rules-of-war Wed, 28 Dec 2016 16:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Would you play the game if the rules are changed?]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/sexual-violence-ihl-training-Egypt https://www.icrc.org/en/document/sexual-violence-ihl-training-Egypt Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Egypt: ICRC and LAS hold training on sexual violence in armed conflicts]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-syrian-refugee-boy-receives-prosthetic-legs https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-syrian-refugee-boy-receives-prosthetic-legs Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Syrian refugee boy receives prosthetic legs ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-syrian-family-reunited https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-syrian-family-reunited Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syrian family reunited after being separated by war ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/sarc-and-icrc-finalise-evacuation-some-35000-people-devastated-aleppo-neighbourhoods https://www.icrc.org/en/document/sarc-and-icrc-finalise-evacuation-some-35000-people-devastated-aleppo-neighbourhoods Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[SARC and ICRC finalise evacuation of some 35,000 people from devastated Aleppo neighbourhoods]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-what-goes-icrc-emergency-aid-parcel https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-what-goes-icrc-emergency-aid-parcel Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: What goes in an ICRC emergency aid parcel?]]>