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# icrc - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack Global Ban This post contains videos

'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack

An expert explains how we could be “headed for a nuclear arms race”.

# icrc - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Red Cross says more than 20 staff have left after 'paying for sexual services'

There is concern that a number of incidents have not been reported, or that reported cases may have been mishandled.

# icrc - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Over 30 years on from the Falklands War, Britain has allowed Argentina to exhume its dead

The 1982 war killed a total of 649 Argentine soldiers, 255 British soldiers and three islanders.

# icrc - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

A further €4.7 million in Irish Aid pledged for humanitarian crisis in Syria Aid

A further €4.7 million in Irish Aid pledged for humanitarian crisis in Syria

The additional Irish Aid funding will go towards to delivering vital assistance – including food, water, sanitation and medical supplies – to more than 700,000 Syrian refugees.

# icrc - Sunday 11 March, 2012

One year on: Thousands still on Japanese tsunami missing lists

Thousands of people remain missing following the Japanese tsunami and earthquake in March 2011. A look at the missing lists gives a glimpse into the lives the catastrophic event affected.

# icrc - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Watch: Wounded journalist tells of 'indiscriminate massacre' in Syria Syria This post contains videos

Watch: Wounded journalist tells of 'indiscriminate massacre' in Syria

Paul Conroy was speaking after being smuggled out of Homs, where he was injured in the attack that killed Marie Colvin.

# icrc - Friday 2 March, 2012

Red Cross denied entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood

Meanwhile, the organisation says it has received the bodies of Western journalists Marie Colvin and Remi Ochlik.

# icrc - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Red Cross permitted entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood

The ICRC says Syrian authorities have given it the green light to enter Baba Amr tomorrow.

# icrc - Monday 20 February, 2012

Red Cross seeks to broker Syrian ceasefire

The ICRC says it is engaging with government and opposition groups to work out a deal to end fighting in the most affected areas.