On Monday April 13th 2015, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the formal concerned authorities managed to deliver the first humanitarian relief aid shipment (food and health items) to Deir Ezzor city. No relief items have been delivered to the city since a year and a half. It is worth mentioning that the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and in coordination with the formal concerned authorities is going on exerting best efforts to deliver more humanitarian relief aid items to Deir Ezzor city.
During the tough time of the snowy storm that hit all over Syria, a sandy storm came instead to hit Deir Ezzor governorate on 07/01/2015. However, SARC’s First Aid Teams were on high preparedness to respond to all call emergency calls. They transferred 132 cases which were mostly suffering of suffocation.
The joint water project of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and the International Committee of the Red Cross finished the construction works of the river jurf of al-Kasra station which benefits more than 200 thousands people from Rural Deir Ezzor governorate. These works was a result to the abundance of water flow in Euphrate river recently which led to the collapse of the river jurf between al-Kubr and al-Kasraaa water plants. The works include removing the remnants of the collapsed jurf and paving it with Basalt rocks. It is worth mentioning that al-Kubr water station provide water to al-Kasra station… Read More »
Under the framework of joint water project between the SARC and the ICRC, the SARC water team of Deir Ezzor branch in cooperation with Water Establishment conducted an emergency repair for 700mm water line in al-Wasat street in Deir Ezzor governorate. Approximately 200,000 people benefit from this line which supports many areas in Deir Ezzor city. The SARC facilitated and provided logistical support to local water board’s workers in addition; the SARC obtained a ceasefire for two days which in turn secured safe access to the maintenance area which is a clashes area.