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The ICRC in Pakistan

Muzaffarabad Physical Rehabilitation Centre. Since the MPRC opened in 2007, it has treated at least 25,000 patients. The facility treats people with disabilities whatever their cause.

The ICRC was present at the birth of Pakistan in 1947, when it was requested by both the Pakistani and Indian governments to respond to the humanitarian consequences of the partition. Today, as a 150-year-old global humanitarian organization with activities all over the world, the ICRC is still working in Pakistan with the same strong commitment it has had for 65 years, to provide support for the country's people, authorities and the Pakistan Red Crescent Society in the event of armed violence or, when need be, natural disasters.

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