On April 20, 2016, SARC’s teams came under fire while they were carrying out their duty in evacuating humanitarian cases from Madaya and Al-Zabadani in Rural Damascus. However, SARC team continued on its mission and was able to evacuate the cases and deliver them to Damascus and Idleb city. It is worth to mention that one of SARC’s cars was shot though the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) emblem is shown clearly on it. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) calls on all parties to respect SARC emblem, to provide protection for SARC teams and enable them to carry out… Read More »
Syrian Arab Red Crescent and in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and UN Offices in Syria delivered two aid convoys on March 17th, 2016. The first convoy (37 trucks) entered Madaya & Zabadani areas in rural Damascus, while the second (24 trucks) entered Foa’a &Kiffraya in rural Idleb. The delivered humanitarian aid consisted of food items provided by ICRC along with hygiene, medical and nutrition items provided by UN Offices in Syria.