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IRCS Sympathizes with Haitian People

IRCS Sympathizes with Haitian People

TEHRAN, 15 August 2021 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) ‎President Dr Karim Hemmati sent a message of condolence to Haiti Red Cross ‎Society, wishing for reduction of human sufferings after a deadly earthquake ‎hit the western part of the country killing hundreds.‎

Red Crescent Shelters Afghan refugees in Hirmand

Red Crescent Shelters Afghan refugees in Hirmand

ZAHEDAN, 15 August 2021 (IRCS) - Following unrest in Afghanistan which has forced Afghan people to flee their homes, Sistan and Baluchestan provincial Red Crescent branch sheltered 356 people in its camps.

Aid workers Find Dead body of missing person in Baft Floods

Aid workers Find Dead body of missing person in Baft Floods

KERMAN, 17 July 2021 (IRCS) – While severe flood caused missing of five people in Kiskan Village in Baft County, the eastern province of Kerman, Red Crescent’s aid workers found the dead body of one of them on Saturday morning.

Flood Kills 80-year-old man in East Azerbaijan

Flood Kills 80-year-old man in East Azerbaijan

TEHRAN, 16 July 2021 (IRCS) – IRCS aid workers provided relief services to ‎affected people after heavy rains caused inundation and flooding in three ‎provinces.‎

Iranian Red Crescent Ready to Support Iraq in Hospital Fire

Iranian Red Crescent Ready to Support Iraq in Hospital Fire

Tehran, Baghdad, 13 July 2021 (IRCS) - President of the Iranian Red Crescent Dr Karim Hemmati announced the Society’s readiness to support Iraq in the fire incident of the Covid-19 isolation ward at Imam Hossein (AS) hospital in Iraq's southern city of Nassiriya.

Rescue Story: Paragliding pilot rescued after 9-hour operation

Rescue Story: Paragliding pilot rescued after 9-hour operation

GORGAN, 14 June 2021 (IRCS) - Red Crescent’s rescuers were able to save a man who had crashed in Kordkoy’s forested mountain heights in the northern province of Golestan while paragliding on June 11. The man had started flight from Derzano site, the largest flight site in the Middle East in terms of altitude. Red Crescent’s rescuers managed to rescue the man after 9 hours of difficult operation.

Vernal rain hit 14 provinces

Vernal rain hit 14 provinces

TEHRAN, 5 May 2021 (IRCS) – Red Crescent has provided emergency services to more than 1,800 people after heavy rains caused flood and inundation in several Iranian provinces.