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Red Crescent Expresses Concern over Israeli Targeting of its Teams‏

WAFA – Febr 15, 2012 RAMALLAH, February 15, 2012 (WAFA) – The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Wednesday expressed the uttermost concern over the Israeli occupation targeting of its medical teams and preventing it from conducting its humanitarian duty, according to a statement issued by PRCS. PRCS condemned the Israeli forces’ targeting of an ambulance, […]

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Algerian Red Crescent donates 2.5 million dollars to Gaza

[ 15/07/2011 – 11:10 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Algerian Red Crescent has donated Thursday 2.5 million dollars to the victims of the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip in 2009 that left 1500 Palestinian martyrs and nearly 5000 wounded in addition to destroying the Strip’s infrastructure. Haj Hammo Bin Zughair, the president of the […]

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Palestinian sports community appeal to UEFA – Red Card Israeli Apartheid

June 24, 2011 by Red Card Israeli Apartheid | BDSmovement.net  Occupied Palestine – June 22 2011   Mr. Platini, We, Palestinian footballers, athletes and sporting organizations and officials, are dismayed that Israel has been rewarded for its continued impunity and violent oppression of our people with the honour of hosting the UEFA Under-21 tournament in […]

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For Israel : Hamas is merely a red herring to avoid peace

[ 03/05/2011 – 10:53 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh in occupied East Jerusalem Israeli leaders, including Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu, have nearly lost their composure over the recently-reached reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas. Some Israeli officials went as far as warning that Palestinian national unity was an ultimate red line for the racist apartheid entity. […]

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Red Crescent Shuts Down Services Centers; Employees Outraged

PNN – Palestine News Network –  07.03.11 – 11:36 Ramallah – PNN – Red Crescent employees sent out urgent calls to union leaders and members of parliament in protest of shutting down service centers across the West Bank. Red Crescent Society Ambulance                   On Sunday the Red Crescent Society […]

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Red Cross to provide ‘necessary support’ to crippled health sector in Gaza

[ 28/02/2011 – 07:42 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Red Cross has promised to provide ”necessary support” to the Gaza Strip’s health sector as medical challenges there have so far not turned for the better. Dr. Madhat Abbas, Director-General of the Al-Shifa medical center, Gaza’s largest hospital, welcomed to the strip Monday Beatrice Megevand […]

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Israel bars Red Cross aid from homeless Bedouin [ VIDEO]

  Published yesterday (updated) 23/02/2011 20:25 Bedouin children stand near their tent in the Umm Al-Khair village near Hebron on March 3, 2010. The tents in the village are common housing structures for herding communities like the families in Amniyr. [MaanImages/Haytham Othman] HEBRON (Ma’an) — Residents of the tiny Bedouin hamlet of Amniyr crowded into […]

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Hamas visit to Bethlehem Red Cross shows promise

[ 25/01/2011 – 05:01 PM ]   BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– A visit Tuesday by Hamas MPs to the Red Cross’s new representative in Bethlehem appeared to be promising for the Palestinian cause. Joel Mehner was named the Red Cross’s representative of Jerusalem less than a month back. She was warmly welcomed Tuesday by Bethlehem MPs Khalid […]

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Totah: Sit-in tent gave model image of resisting occupation

[ 17/01/2011 – 10:44 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Palestinian MP Mohammed Totah has said that the lawmakers’ sit-in inside the Red Cross premises in occupied Jerusalem for 200 days had gained momentum. He said in a press release on Sunday that the contacts with the Jerusalemite community and the outside world had grown […]

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Asia aid vessel unload shipment in El-Arish

[ 05/01/2011 – 10:17 AM ]   EL-ARISH, (PIC)– The Asia 1 aid convoy unloaded its shipment of medical and food supplies bound to the Gaza Strip on Tuesday night in the Egyptian port of El-Arish. Osama Al-Sartani, the head of the Egyptian Red Crescent branch in northern Sinai, said that the medical supplies were […]

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Ghussain: Gaza prisons are open for the Red Cross

[ 03/01/2011 – 11:27 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Ehab Al-Ghussain, the interior ministry spokesman, has denied that Gaza government was holding political detainees in its jails, adding that all prisons are open for the media, the Red Cross, and human rights groups. He said in a statement to the PIC on Sunday that there […]

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Fars News Agency :: Iran’s Red Crescent Ready to Set Up Medical Center in Palestine

TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of Iran’s Red Crescent Society Abolhassan Faqih on Wednesday voiced the society’s readiness to build a medical center and start training projects in Palestine. “Iran’s Red Crescent is prepared to set up a medical center in Palestine to offer treatment, health and hygiene as well as relief and rescue services to the […]

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She returned to Gaza after 62 years of exile

18-12-2010,09:36 Al Qassam website– Gaza -Egyptian authorities allowed an elderly Palestinian woman to return to the Gaza Strip after she spent 62 years in exile in Jordan apart from her husband and children. Ne’mah Mattar Khamees, in her eighties, was exiled in 1948 by the Israeli occupation to Jordan. She lived in Amman by herself […]

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Haneyya confers with Red Cross team on Palestinian prisoners

[ 06/10/2010 – 05:54 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier Ismail Haneyya conferred with a delegation of the Red Cross on the latter’s activities in the Palestinian lands and the Israeli ban on visits to prisoners. The meeting, held at the premier’s office on Tuesday, tackled problems suffered by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation authority […]

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