Sir Nicholas Young's comments came a day after four blasts hit the International Red Cross
headquarters and three police stations in Baghdad, killing nearly 40 people and injuring more than 200.
OTTAWA -- Humanitarian aid is becoming dangerously politicized, according to a report of the International Red Cross
Both Sarosh Ghandy and Cornelio Sommaruga, Chairman of the Caux Foundation and former head of the International Red Cross
, stressed the need to globalize integrity and responsibility.
This is a disaster that has been forgotten by the world," said Giorgio Ferrario, head of the Honduran delegation of the International Red Cross
In the wake of Dostum's latest victory in Mazar-e-Sharif, both UN and International Red Cross
workers reported widespread looting of food aid and atrocities against civilians.
A Japanese nurse in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, said Monday she will depart for Afghanistan on Tuesday as part of a three-month International Red Cross
medical relief operation.
A Japanese doctor who was dispatched on an International Red Cross
mission to Pakistan to investigate conditions for supporting Afghan refugees in the country said Monday the organization plans to set up 10 clinics inside refugee camps in Quetta and Peshawar.
One example is the International Red Cross
and Red Crescent Movement which works toward making the purchase of first aid materials more cost effective and quality-assured.
Nicolas Michel, representative of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, says he was hopeful a long-running dispute over national emblems that is blocking Israel's admission to the international Red Cross
movement could be solved by the end of 2000.
Unsuccessful after four weeks, she contacted representatives of the International Red Cross
operating in the region.
The aid will go through the Hanoi representative office of the International Red Cross
and Red Crescent Society, the ministry said in a statement.
Treatment here of the International Red Cross
, also a creature of the Swiss environment, represents a topic neglected by diplomatic historians.