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August 2013 press releases

Red Crescent worker and child in Homs

British Red Cross calls for respect for aid workers following four-fold increase in deaths of Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers

19 Aug 2013

Since hostilities began, twenty Syrian Arab Red Crescent staff and volunteers have been killed, others have been shot at, and ambulances have been fired upon or in some cases stolen.

Aid in Syria

British Red Cross Syrian Food Aid Warning

21 Aug 2013

Lack of funding and the length of Syria’s conflict has put food aid in serious danger of running out in some areas of the country, says the British Red Cross.

Several people practise tilting their partners' heads back to open the airway

British Red Cross teams up with Elastoplast

21 Aug 2013

The British Red Cross and Elastoplast have launched a partnership which aims to teach hundreds of people essential lifesaving first aid skills.

Anonymous photo of a woman

Day of the Disappeared

20 Aug 2013

The Red Cross has launched a social media campaign to commemorate people who have gone missing throughout the world in disasters, as well as situations of violence and armed conflict.

August 2013 press releases

Red Crescent worker and child in Homs

British Red Cross calls for respect for aid workers following four-fold increase in deaths of Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers

19 Aug 2013

Since hostilities began, twenty Syrian Arab Red Crescent staff and volunteers have been killed, others have been shot at, and ambulances have been fired upon or in some cases stolen.

Aid in Syria

British Red Cross Syrian Food Aid Warning

21 Aug 2013

Lack of funding and the length of Syria’s conflict has put food aid in serious danger of running out in some areas of the country, says the British Red Cross.

Several people practise tilting their partners' heads back to open the airway

British Red Cross teams up with Elastoplast

21 Aug 2013

The British Red Cross and Elastoplast have launched a partnership which aims to teach hundreds of people essential lifesaving first aid skills.

Anonymous photo of a woman

Day of the Disappeared

20 Aug 2013

The Red Cross has launched a social media campaign to commemorate people who have gone missing throughout the world in disasters, as well as situations of violence and armed conflict.

Red Crescent worker and child in Homs

British Red Cross calls for respect for aid workers following four-fold increase in deaths of Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers

19 Aug 2013

Since hostilities began, twenty Syrian Arab Red Crescent staff and volunteers have been killed, others have been shot at, and ambulances have been fired upon or in some cases stolen.

Aid in Syria

British Red Cross Syrian Food Aid Warning

21 Aug 2013

Lack of funding and the length of Syria’s conflict has put food aid in serious danger of running out in some areas of the country, says the British Red Cross.

Several people practise tilting their partners' heads back to open the airway

British Red Cross teams up with Elastoplast

21 Aug 2013

The British Red Cross and Elastoplast have launched a partnership which aims to teach hundreds of people essential lifesaving first aid skills.

Anonymous photo of a woman

Day of the Disappeared

20 Aug 2013

The Red Cross has launched a social media campaign to commemorate people who have gone missing throughout the world in disasters, as well as situations of violence and armed conflict.

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