September 23, 2019

Red Cross gets access to Syrian prison

The International Red Cross has been allowed to visit a Syrian prison for the first time since civil unrest broke out five months ago. Red Cross President Jakob Kellenberger also held talks with President Bashar al-Assad to discuss the treatment of prisoners. Mr Kellenberger said he had … [Read more...]

Massive Flooding in Pakistan – 1100 dead, thousands homeless- video

The current flooding in Pakistan is the worst in 80 years and has claimed the lives of 1100 people so far. The International Red Cross estimates that 2.5 million people are affected by the flooding. There are reports of whole villages washed away. Pakistan has been racked by civil war, poverty … [Read more...]