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ICRC

abbr.
International Committee of the Red Cross
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The ICRC analysis showed over the past seven years petrol prices in the ACT have been consistently higher than in Sydney, with monthly average price being around 8.4 cents per litre higher in Canberra.
Majority of the displaced families have fled to nearby evacuation centers or sought shelter among relatives in neighboring Marogong and Binidayan towns, which the ICRC hopes to reach next week.
Ms Mazari informed the ICRC delegation that Shakirullah was tortured and killed under state patronage in the Indian jail, adding that India had failed to protect right to life of the Pakistani prisoner.
In his turn, the president of the ICRC thanked for the information provided and stressed that the humanitarian cooperation and the relevant projects in the context of conflict settlement will be continued.
President of the JRCS, Mohammed Mitlek Al-Hadid, told the meeting that emergency preparedness begins within communities helping them to manage and mitigate risks, welcoming an emergency health care partnership with the Ministry of Health, Civil Defence, Royal Medical Services and the ICRC, which will become the reference for a coordinated response including on the provision of psycho-social support to victims.
For her part, the Deputy Head of the ICRC, Anski Vandormal, has expressed her pleasure to sign these agreements, saying it will play an important role in building capacities and providing livelihoods in the various communities.
For his part, Spoerri expressed appreciation for the cooperation between Syria and ICRC and the volume of joint work carried out with Syrian Arab red Crescent which has developed over the past years noticeably.
Minister Abdrakhmanov said the process of ratification of the agreement between the government of Kazakhstan and ICRC on opening of ICRC office in Kazakhstan nears completion.
He stressed that the ICRC is a vital partner for humanitarian work.
The ICRC said the two-week ration was distributed on Thursday last week to the displaced families in Pagayawan municipality, comprising around 2,500 people.
During the working meeting with associations of families, in the past two days, a review was made of the work in 2017, and the focus was on 18 psychosocial support projects supported by the ICRC, which benefited 5,033 members of the families of the missing persons.
During the meeting, Velayati noted that Iran's effective role on regional developments, voicing hope and resolve to expand cooperation with the ICRC.