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/document/migration-icrc-calls-expanded-search-and-rescue-monitoring-humanitarian-impact https://www.icrc.org/en/document/migration-icrc-calls-expanded-search-and-rescue-monitoring-humanitarian-impact Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Migration: ICRC calls for expanded search and rescue, monitoring of humanitarian impact]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-life-under-siege https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-life-under-siege Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Life under siege]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-reconstructive-surgery-weapon-wounded https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-reconstructive-surgery-weapon-wounded Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: reconstructive surgery for weapon-wounded]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-shocked-human-suffering-yemen https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-shocked-human-suffering-yemen Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ICRC shocked by human suffering in Yemen ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-urgently-needed-aid-people-babila-yalda-and-beit-sahem https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-urgently-needed-aid-people-babila-yalda-and-beit-sahem Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria: Urgently needed aid for people in Babila, Yalda and Beit Sahem ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/turkish-and-syrian-red-crescent-societies-supported-icrc-deliver-food-aid-syria https://www.icrc.org/en/document/turkish-and-syrian-red-crescent-societies-supported-icrc-deliver-food-aid-syria Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Turkish and Syrian Red Crescent deliver food to Syria with ICRC support]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-yemen-crisis-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-yemen-crisis-0 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Follow the ICRC humanitarian response to the Yemen crisis]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-icrc-and-lebanese-red-cross-action-during-periods-war-lebanon-1975-2015 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-icrc-and-lebanese-red-cross-action-during-periods-war-lebanon-1975-2015 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ICRC and Lebanese Red Cross action in Lebanon, 1975-2015]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-special-photo-exhibition-marks-key-anniversary https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-special-photo-exhibition-marks-key-anniversary Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Special photo exhibition marks key anniversary]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-prevented-delivering-medical-assistance-people-maareb https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-prevented-delivering-medical-assistance-people-maareb Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC prevented from delivering medical assistance to people in Maareb]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-timeline https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-timeline Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Overview of ICRC activities in Lebanon since 1967]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Second plane with medical aid reaches Yemen]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-aid-supplies-arrive-amid-fears-safety-medical-staff https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-aid-supplies-arrive-amid-fears-safety-medical-staff Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Aid supplies arrive amid fears for safety of medical staff]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-surgical-team-sets-sail-war-zone https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-surgical-team-sets-sail-war-zone Thu, 09 Apr 2015 15:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC surgical team sets sail for war zone]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-yarmouk-refugees https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-yarmouk-refugees Thu, 09 Apr 2015 08:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria: Civilians in Yarmouk Camp need immediate help]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/stop-targeting-water-systems-middle-east-conflicts-says-icrc https://www.icrc.org/en/document/stop-targeting-water-systems-middle-east-conflicts-says-icrc Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Stop targeting water systems in Middle East conflicts, says ICRC ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-humanitarian-pause https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-humanitarian-pause Sat, 04 Apr 2015 13:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: Immediate 24-hour humanitarian pause needed to bring in medical help]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-syria-red-crescent-workers-killed https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-syria-red-crescent-workers-killed Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen / Syria: Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement condemns killing of four more Red Crescent workers]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-providing-life-saving-knowledge https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-providing-life-saving-knowledge Thu, 02 Apr 2015 16:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lebanon: providing life-saving knowledge]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/human-toll-exacted-landmines https://www.icrc.org/en/document/human-toll-exacted-landmines Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Landmines: The resilience of survivors]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-calls-unimpeded-delivery-medical-supplies-heavy-conflict-persists https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-calls-unimpeded-delivery-medical-supplies-heavy-conflict-persists Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC calls for unimpeded delivery of medical supplies as heavy conflict persists]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-yemen-mali-red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-shocked-deadly-attacks-humanitarian https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-yemen-mali-red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-shocked-deadly-attacks-humanitarian Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria / Yemen / Mali: Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement shocked by deadly attacks on humanitarian workers]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-statement-movement-maurer-double-emergency-response https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-statement-movement-maurer-double-emergency-response Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Doubling the emergency response to the Syria crisis]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-bringing-water-displaced https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-bringing-water-displaced Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria: Bringing water to the displaced]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-crisis-humanitarian-situation-needs-and-response https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-crisis-humanitarian-situation-needs-and-response Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Syria crisis: humanitarian situation, needs and response]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/landmines-legacy-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/landmines-legacy-war Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Landmines: A legacy of war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/can-we-bring-glimmer-hope-syrians-huffpost https://www.icrc.org/en/document/can-we-bring-glimmer-hope-syrians-huffpost Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Can we bring a glimmer of hope to Syrians? - article by Peter Maurer, Huffington Post]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-legacy-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-legacy-war Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iraq: A legacy of war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-improving-health-care-detainees-kurdistan-region https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-improving-health-care-detainees-kurdistan-region Sun, 29 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Improving health care for detainees in Kurdistan Region]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-concerned-civilian-casualties-amid-escalating-violence https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-icrc-concerned-civilian-casualties-amid-escalating-violence Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: ICRC concerned at civilian casualties amid escalating violence]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-pushing-water-shortages-breaking-point-middle-east-says-icrc-report https://www.icrc.org/en/document/war-pushing-water-shortages-breaking-point-middle-east-says-icrc-report Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[War pushing water shortages to breaking point in the Middle East, says ICRC report]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/bled-dry-how-war-middle-east-bringing-region-brink-water-catastrophe https://www.icrc.org/en/document/bled-dry-how-war-middle-east-bringing-region-brink-water-catastrophe Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Bled dry - How war in the Middle East is bringing the region to the brink of a water catastrophe]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-medical-associations-discuss-healthcare-detention https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-medical-associations-discuss-healthcare-detention Sun, 22 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jordan: Medical associations discuss health care in detention]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-even-wars-have-limits https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-even-wars-have-limits Mon, 16 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: Even wars have limits]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-glimpse-human-suffering-aleppo https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-glimpse-human-suffering-aleppo Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: A glimpse of human suffering in Aleppo]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/west-bank-young-winners-sing-safe-health-care https://www.icrc.org/en/document/west-bank-young-winners-sing-safe-health-care Thu, 12 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[West Bank: young winners sing for safe health-care]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/portraits-syrian-women https://www.icrc.org/en/document/portraits-syrian-women Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Women of Syria]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syrian-teenager-gives-lessons-refugee-children-lebanon https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syrian-teenager-gives-lessons-refugee-children-lebanon Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[A Syrian teenager gives lessons to refugee children in Lebanon ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-women-red-cross-red-crescent-statement https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-women-red-cross-red-crescent-statement Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[International Women’s Day: Support and protect women coping with conflict in Syria]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/testimonies-syrian-women-refugees https://www.icrc.org/en/document/testimonies-syrian-women-refugees Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Testimonies of Syrian women refugees ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/surrounded-olive-trees-young-syrians-learn-their-abcs https://www.icrc.org/en/document/surrounded-olive-trees-young-syrians-learn-their-abcs Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Surrounded by olive trees, young Syrians learn their ABCs]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-red-crescent-denounces-recent-violence-against-its-volunteers-and-staff https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-red-crescent-denounces-recent-violence-against-its-volunteers-and-staff Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Red Cross Red Crescent denounces recent violence against its volunteers and staff]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/wars-without-limits-are-wars-without-end https://www.icrc.org/en/document/wars-without-limits-are-wars-without-end Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Wars without limits are wars without end.]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-supporting-people-amidst-crisis https://www.icrc.org/en/document/yemen-supporting-people-amidst-crisis Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yemen: Supporting people amidst the crisis]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-wish-came-true-little-owais https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-wish-came-true-little-owais Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Gaza: A wish that came true for little Owais]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-many-more-lives-jeopardy-fighting-expands https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-many-more-lives-jeopardy-fighting-expands Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Many more lives in jeopardy as fighting expands ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-harsh-winter-conditions-lebanon https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-response-harsh-winter-conditions-lebanon Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ICRC response to harsh winter conditions in Lebanon]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-six-months-aid-and-reconstruction-efforts-struggle-make-headway https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-six-months-aid-and-reconstruction-efforts-struggle-make-headway Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Gaza: Six months on, aid and reconstruction efforts struggle to make headway ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iran-legal-experts-discuss-prohibition-weapons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iran-legal-experts-discuss-prohibition-weapons Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iran: Legal experts discuss prohibition of weapons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-step-forward https://www.icrc.org/en/document/gaza-step-forward Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Gaza: A step forward]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-four-years-conflict-and-human-suffering https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-four-years-conflict-and-human-suffering Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: Four years of conflict and human suffering]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-photos https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-photos Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Shades of conflict in Iraq ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/strengthening-resilience-communities-affected-violence-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/strengthening-resilience-communities-affected-violence-0 Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Strengthening the resilience of communities affected by violence]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-syria-facts-and-figures-2014 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-syria-facts-and-figures-2014 Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The ICRC in Syria : facts and figures 2014]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/2014-international-humanitarian-law-competition-israel https://www.icrc.org/en/document/2014-international-humanitarian-law-competition-israel Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[2014 international humanitarian law competition in Israel ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-humanitarian-situation-deteriorate https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-humanitarian-situation-deteriorate Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: Humanitarian situation deteriorating]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-2014-saw-escalating-human-cost-and-humanitarian-challenges https://www.icrc.org/en/document/syria-2014-saw-escalating-human-cost-and-humanitarian-challenges Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Syria: 2014 saw escalating human cost and humanitarian challenges ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraniraq-soldiers-remains-returned-families https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraniraq-soldiers-remains-returned-families Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iran/Iraq: Soldiers' remains returned to families]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-activities-yemen-2014-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-activities-yemen-2014-0 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ICRC activities in Yemen in 2014]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-lebanon https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-lebanon Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[How did the ICRC help people affected by conflict in Lebanon during 2014?]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-helping-vulnerable-people-invest-what-they-need https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-helping-vulnerable-people-invest-what-they-need Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Helping vulnerable people invest in what they need]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-caring-people-fleeing-conflict-brings-increasing-challenges-hosts https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-caring-people-fleeing-conflict-brings-increasing-challenges-hosts Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Caring for people fleeing conflict brings increasing challenges for hosts]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-help-palestinian-refugees-who-have-fled-syria https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lebanon-help-palestinian-refugees-who-have-fled-syria Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Lebanon: Assisting Palestinian refugees from Syria]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-greater-support-needed-uprooted-communities https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-greater-support-needed-uprooted-communities Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: Greater support needed for uprooted communities]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/beit-hanoun-gaza-strip-towards-solution-water-and-sewage-problem https://www.icrc.org/en/document/beit-hanoun-gaza-strip-towards-solution-water-and-sewage-problem Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Gaza Strip: Keeping sewage out of drinking water in Beit Hanoun]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-helping-syrian-families-get-back-touch https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-helping-syrian-families-get-back-touch Fri, 02 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jordan: Helping Syrian families get back in touch ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-tough-year-civilians-especially-displaced https://www.icrc.org/en/document/iraq-tough-year-civilians-especially-displaced Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Iraq: A tough year for civilians, especially the displaced]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-providing-water-refugees-and-host-communities https://www.icrc.org/en/document/jordan-providing-water-refugees-and-host-communities Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jordan: Providing water to refugees and host communities]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-launches-new-syria-crisis-website-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/red-cross-and-red-crescent-movement-launches-new-syria-crisis-website-0 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement launches new Syria crisis website]]>