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Global Rescue Teams Arrive to Lend Hand
World  (tags: Japan, earthquake, rescue, arrived, German, switzerland, China, U.S., help, emergency, New Zealand, Australia, Russia, Red Cross, confusion )

- 2562 days ago -
Facing the chance that more than 10,000 people were dead in the wake of the deadly earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan, international rescue teams have been arriving to give assistance.
The Red Cross Warns Next Urban Disaster Could Be Worse Than Haiti Quake
World  (tags: Red Cross, world, report, urban, disaster, prediction, International Day for Disaster Reduction, World Disasters Report, warning )

- 2713 days ago -
WASHINGTON, Wednesday, October 13, 2010 -- To mark the International Day for Disaster Reduction today the American Red Cross is releasing the 2010 World Disasters Report with a warning that the next urban disaster could be even worse than the January eart
Uganda : Landslide Buries Villages, 80 Dead, 350 Missing
World  (tags: Uganda, landslide, dead, missing, village, Mt. Elgon, shock, Red Cross, victims, desaster )

- 2935 days ago -
Kampala - A MASSIVE landslide swept the slopes of Mt. Elgon in eastern Uganda on Monday night, killing at least 80 people, with 350 missing and feared dead. The landslide erased three villages in Bududa district known as Kubehwo, Namakansa and Nametsi
Darfur Rebels Free Sudan Troops
World  (tags: government, Dafur, Sudanese, Rebels, Jem troops, prisoners, Red Cross, HumanRights, conflict, corruption, crime )

- 3164 days ago -
A major rebel group in Darfur has let 60 prisoners go, says the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
In Sri Lanka, at Least 50,000 Stuck in War Zone
World  (tags: world, sri lanka, tamil, tigers, UN, war, violence, red cross, Refugees&Relief, conflict, death )

- 3252 days ago -
Tens of thousands of civilians trapped in Sri Lanka's northern war zone face a "catastrophic" situation, the Red Cross said Tuesday amid fear that a final assault against the Tamil Tiger rebels would lead to a dramatic rise in casualties.
Uninsured Fire Victims Get Money to Rebuild - Australia
World  (tags: australia, bushfire, appeal, insured, uninsured, red cross, society )

- 3300 days ago -
UNINSURED bushfire victims who lost their homes to the Black Saturday blazes will receive funding from the bushfire appeal to help rebuild. The head of the Victorian Bushfire Fund's advisory panel, John Landy, said part of the total of more than $200 mill
Burma Victims 'Need Aid Quickly'
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Cyclone, Aid, United Nations, Red Cross )

- 3601 days ago -
Hundreds of thousands of survivors face disease and hunger, agencies warn. "Time is of the essence," said the head of the UN children's agency Unicef. Tens of thousands of people have been killed and up to a million are without shelter...
Chad Case Children 'Not Orphans'
World  (tags: africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, crime, freedoms, war orphan, red cross, world )

- 3790 days ago -
Thursday, 1 November 2007 Chadians have been protesting against the alleged kidnapping International agencies have rejected the "war orphan" label given to 103 children at the centre of a child abduction scandal in Chad. A joint report by two UN a
Tears of Relief as Taliban Free Two Hostages
World  (tags: Taliban, Red Cross, Hostages, Freedm, prisoners, UnitedNations, terrorism, politics, violence, war, world, middle-east, military, bush, "warcrimes", freedoms, HumanRights )

- 3868 days ago -
Two South Korean women held hostage by the Taliban for more than three weeks in Afghanistan were freed on Monday and handed over to Korean officials in relatively good health.....

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