Based on an invitation from the Germany Red Cross (GRC), Dr. Abdul Rahmar Attar, President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, paid a visit to GRC in Berlin on May 28-30th 2015.
During the visit, Dr.Attar met with Mr. Rudolf Zeiters, GRC President, and Mr. Christian Reuter, GRC General Secretary. The two parties discussed means of cooperation enhancement, while Mr. Zeiters presented a press release in which he highly appreciated the Syrian Arab Red Crescent work.
At the end of the visit, GRC honored Dr. Attar for his exerted efforts in field of the humanitarian work. On his turn, Dr. Attar thanked GRC for his constant support, which has positive impact on the GRC active projects in fields of logistics, water& sanitation, Health care and others.
It is worth mentioning that the President of GRC visited Syria last year and was briefed on the Syrian Arab Red Crescent activities and services.
It is noteworthy also that the Germany Red Cross has his permanent delegate appointed in Syria since 2012 in order to follow up the mutual work.