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Canadian Red Cross in the News


Yemen: ICRC staff member killed in Abyan

June 20, 2012 -

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is deeply shocked and dismayed by the death of one of its staff members, Hussein Saleh, who was killed yesterday morning while on duty in the north of Abyan governorate, Yemen.

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Japan earthquake anniversary reminds Canadians to prepare for disasters

March 09, 2012 -

The Canadian Red Cross is calling for greater investment in local preparedness initiatives one year after an earthquake and tsunami devastated the coast of Japan.

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