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ICRC president vows to step up relief operations in Afghanistan

Source: Xinhua 2016-03-18 16:56:19
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AFGHANISTAN-KABUL-ICRC PRESIDENT-PRESS CONFERENCE

KABUL, March 18, 2016 (Xinhua) -- President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer (R) speaks during a press conference in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, March 18, 2016. The ICRC will step up its relief operations in Afghanistan to address the needs of war-affected communities in the Asian country, visiting ICRC President Peter Maurer said on Friday. (Xinhua/Rahmat Alizadah)

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ICRC to expand activities in Afghanistan: visiting president

KABUL, March 18 (Xinhua) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will step up its relief operations in Afghanistan to address the needs of war-affected communities in the Asian country, visiting ICRC President said on Friday.

"There are more displaced people, more war-wounded and more disabled people. Humanitarian concerns are growing, yet international attention is dwindling. It seems that the more the Afghan people suffer, the less attention there is on them," Peter Maurer told reporters at a press briefing on the last day of his five-day visit Friday.  Full story

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[Editor: Hou Qiang]
 
ICRC president vows to step up relief operations in Afghanistan
                 Source: Xinhua | 2016-03-18 16:56:19 | Editor: Hou Qiang
AFGHANISTAN-KABUL-ICRC PRESIDENT-PRESS CONFERENCE

KABUL, March 18, 2016 (Xinhua) -- President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer (R) speaks during a press conference in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, March 18, 2016. The ICRC will step up its relief operations in Afghanistan to address the needs of war-affected communities in the Asian country, visiting ICRC President Peter Maurer said on Friday. (Xinhua/Rahmat Alizadah)

Related:

ICRC to expand activities in Afghanistan: visiting president

KABUL, March 18 (Xinhua) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will step up its relief operations in Afghanistan to address the needs of war-affected communities in the Asian country, visiting ICRC President said on Friday.

"There are more displaced people, more war-wounded and more disabled people. Humanitarian concerns are growing, yet international attention is dwindling. It seems that the more the Afghan people suffer, the less attention there is on them," Peter Maurer told reporters at a press briefing on the last day of his five-day visit Friday.  Full story

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