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The ICRC in Iran

In Iran, the ICRC’s priorities are to promote international humanitarian law (IHL) and to work with the authorities in Iran and Iraq to address some of the humanitarian consequences of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, particularly the issue of missing persons. The ICRC cooperates with the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in a number of operational fields and maintains a logistics capacity to support ICRC operations in the region.

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