Mr. Dominique Stellhart said that,The humanitarian situations in Yemen,Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria are verging on catastrophic. With millions facing famine, we must address the root causes of this desperate situation - and time is running out.
Hospitals in Yemen with which the ICRC works have reported a 150% increase in child malnutrition cases.
In South Sudan, it is estimated that one in three households is in urgent need of food.2017-03-22 22:06:12
As the clerical regime of Iran is facing problem in sending more forces to Syria due to its extensive losses in that country, Khamenei has ordered Iranian citizenship to be granted to those Afghan citizens who are involved in the killing of the Syrian people in the Army called Fatemune, announced a mullah by the name of Mohammad-Ali Shahidi Mahallati, head of a foundation called Shahid (Javan Newspaper affiliated with the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps - IRGC, March 12 ...2017-03-18 15:11:32
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, hailed the steadfast people of the besieged city of Aleppo, describing the massacre of the its innocent people a war crime and a crime against humanity.
She said the mass executions by the Iranian regime’s Revolutionary Guards and their mercenary militias were underway in Aleppo, adding that inaction against the greatest crime against humanity in the 21st century is totally unacceptable ...
Damascus/Geneva: Thousands of civilians’ lives are in danger as frontlines close in around them in eastern Aleppo. As the battle reaches new peaks and the area is plunged into chaos, thousands with no part in the violence have literally nowhere safe to run.
A deepening humanitarian catastrophe and further loss of life can be averted only if the basic rules of warfare – and of humanity – are applied.
We urge the parties to consi ...2016-12-13 04:18:23
IRGC presence, transfer of weapons to Syria are flagrant violations of UNSC resolutions
The main Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) command center and barracks in Aleppo is at “Fort Behuth,” located 30 kilometers southeast of the city (5 kilometers south of the city of al-Safire). Iran has named this site as “Fort Hazrat Roqiye,” under the command of IRGC Brigadier General Seyed Javad Ghafari, c ...2016-12-06 08:33:34
The Israeli authorities issued late Sunday evacuation orders against eight Palestinian-owned facilities in Umm al-Hairan village in Negev.
Head of the popular committee in the village Raed Abu Qei’an affirmed that Israel Land Administration crews stormed the village on Sunday escorted by Israeli police forces and delivered the evacuation orders.
The evacuation orders were delivered against four houses and four sheds in the village, he added.
A ...2016-12-05 20:03:40
Fatah Movement stressed in a statement marking the end of its seventh conference on Sunday its commitment to peace talks with the Israeli occupation.
Fatah spokesman Mahmoud Abu al-Heija reiterated Fatah’s unyielding commitment to foster communication with the Israelis in favor of the peace process.
The group called for the need to activate international efforts in favor of the recognition of Palestine as an independent state after the UN 67/19 Resolu ...2016-12-05 19:57:12
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seeking ways to legitimize nearly 4,000 settlement units illegally built on Palestinian private lands in the occupied West Bank.
The Israeli Channel 7 said a strategic deal is about to see the day as soon as a compromise will be reached between Netanyahu and Bayit Yehudi chairman Education Minister Naftali Bennett over the settlement bid.
The compromise will culminate in the legalization of 4,000 settlement units ...2016-12-05 19:48:00
Women's Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran condemns repressive measures against Ms. Afsaneh Bayazid and Ms. Hajar Piri, two Kurdish political prisoners. It asks international authorities for advocating human rights and women rights to take urgent action to address situation of all female political prisoners in Iran and to stop imposing pressures on them.
These two Kurdish female political prisoners were arrested in Naghadeh and Mahabad (western ...2016-12-03 17:14:52
Names of 69 IRGC forces – Brigadier and IRGC forces-Colonels killed in Syria
According to Mullah Seyyed Mohammad Ali Shahidi Mahallati, Khamenei’s representative in “Martyrs and Veterans affairs foundation” and Rouhani’s deputy, the number of IRGC forces killed in the Syria war is more than one thousand. In a seminar on the occasion of “Bassij Week” he stressed: “Number of our coun ...2016-12-01 15:27:13
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the Women's Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran salutes the freedom-loving women who have defied the state-sponsored violence against women and carry on with their struggle for regime change in Iran. The Women's Committee also commemorates those women who gave their lives in this confrontation with utmost courage.
The clerical regime's violent policies and conducts against I ...2016-11-26 20:52:02
Lebanon International Short films Festival, in this 2016 Edition, will show 61 short films coming from 25 countries: Italy, Egypt, Switzerland, Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Palestine, USA, Lebanon, Spain, Germany, Sweden, Georgia, Armenia, Croatia, France, Lybia, Canada Azerbajan, Jordan, Netherlands, Poland, India, UK. The Festival will also devote one day at Tyre to show short films made by students coming from Lebanon universities and Lebanese di ...2016-11-26 20:31:00
The Iranian resistance emphasizes that Mahan Air belongs to the IRGC and is engaged in transferring weapons and forces to Syria to massacre the people of that country, and is a tool to clearly violate UN Security Council’s resolutions, and calls on the Council and its member states especially European countries for a total sanction of the company and any dealings with it.
Mahan Air is apparently a private company founded in 1991 in Kerman. The major shareh ...
n-based charity International Alert is behind the show, Create Syria (22 September-2 October), which aims to draw attention to the plight of Syrian refugees and their hopes for a better future.
Animations, short films, photographs and audio installations will be dotted around the House of Vans exhibition space, which consists of a series of tunnels located underneath the train station.
The featured artists have all been running workshop ...
“On this day three years ago, my 21-year-old sister was murdered in cold blood. I knew then that I no longer belong here.”
This bitter comment was published Aug. 14 by IT specialist B. Ibrahim, 28, in a private posting on social media shown to Al-Monitor. Ibrahim was referring to the day in 2013 when 817 protesters were brutally killed by security forces in a bloody dispersal of their encampment in Rabia al-Adawiya ...
The third conference held by the Alliance for the defence of Palestinian Detainees in Brussels attended by widespread representations from Palestine, Europe, and several other countries has overwhelmingly adopted a resolution to back the nomination of Marwan Barghouti for the Noble peace prize.
Marwan Barghouti is a Palestinian legislative council member and is currently serving several life sentences in the Israeli occupation prisons.
Demand an end to Iran’s meddling in Iraq
120 non-government organizations from all over Iraq called on the United Nations and United States government to live up to their responsibilities vis-à-vis the safety and security of Camp Liberty residents.
These NGOs issued a statement reading:
The regime ruling Iran considers the export of terrorism and fundamentalism in Iraq and ot ...2016-06-27 13:41:03
Iran’s meddling in the region, especially in Iraq and Syria, have escalated into an unprecedented scale. In Syria Iran’s forces are continuing to massacre the Syrian people and Tehran’s meddling in Iraq continues in the most bloodiest of natures. Iran-backed militias are resorting to all types of crimes against internally displaced persons and those forced out of their homes, and these proxy groups have even admitted to abiding by direct orders issued ...2016-06-21 16:39:24
Maryam Rajavi: Solution to Middle East crisis involves eviction of mullahs from Syria and region and their overthrow in Iran
Saturday night, June 11, 2016, on the initiative of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, a meeting was held in solidarity with the Syrian people and their resistance.
The Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam ...2016-06-13 05:36:06
Majority of the 17th Jordan Parliament
Call to guarantee Liberty residents’ security until ultimate departure from Iraq
Supporting Iranian Resistance & Mrs. Rajavi as sole response to mullahs’ dictatorship being the epicenter of fundamentalism & t ...2016-06-06 14:35:53
Mrs. Felicia Langer , Honorary President of The European-Alliance-in-Defence-of-Palestinian-Detainees
Mr. khaled Hamad , General Coordinator of The European-Alliance-in-Defence-of-Palestinian-Detainees
Ladies and Gentlemen
On behalf of PEAD members and staff I greet you and wish success to this gathering, in which a distinguished group of politicians, Parliament members and law s ...2016-06-05 22:32:36
The Egyptian Revolutionary Council denounces the racist insults directed at the African people, and calls on the African Union to adhere to its Charter.
The Egyptian Revolutionary Council has been following, with deep sadness and regret, the shocking insults made by a coup official who unfortunately carries the title of “Egyptian diplomat” towards our African brethren. The degrading language he has used bears no relation to diplomatic or pol ...
(Ikshef) – A delegation representing Arab Media Freedom Monitor “Ikshef” , Moyen-Orient des droits et libertés “M.E.R.F” and Mazlom organizations visited Khalid Al-Balshi, deputy head of Egyptian Journalists’ Syndicate “EJS”, in his office Tuesday and expressed full solidarity with him and with EJS head Yahya Qalash and its general secretary Gamal Abdel-Rahim. The delegat ...
WITH Syria and Libya aflame, with Iran challenging the Gulf Arabs for mastery of the region and with America questioning its role as ultimate guarantor of stability, this ought to have been a time, one might have thought, for the Arab League to assert itself. Instead, the body appears to drift ever deeper into irrelevance. Its idea of renewal, it seems, is simply to replace its octogenarian secretary-general with a septuagenarian, an uninspiring transfer that is due to ...2016-05-01 16:44:01
Dr. Hanna Issa, Secretary-General of the Islamic-Christian commission in support of Jerusalem and holy sites, said, "The political change is characterized by a sense of inclusiveness and expansion, it is the overall changes that the political structures in a society is exposed to in what so the power and authority within the same state or several states society is re-distributed."
He added, "The political change was practiced b ...2016-04-06 17:51:00
The second edition of the International Music Festival of Tyre, Lebanon, to be held this year from 9 to 11 April in the city of South Lebanon is dedicated to the great artist Fayrouz.
Istanbouli Theatre organized this musical event that will take the city of Tyre in early April in collaboration with the Association for the arts, the City Council and the Ministry of Culture of Lebanon. The aim of this international festival is to enable the encounter between a ...2016-04-06 15:42:03
Dr. Hanna Issa, a professor and an expert on international law, said, "The existence of the settlements makes a future Palestinian state less able to grow and develop economically and politically, not only that, but also deprives the Palestinians the right to self-determination, these settlements constitute a serious obstacle in the way of a comprehensive solution, a just lasting peace in the Middle East."
He continued, "The establishment of settl ...
Nabatiyeh has no cinema since 1990, when the Stars Cinema closed. But this will change very soon, as Kassem Istanbouli and his team are working to re-open the Stars Cinema.
Kassem Istanbouli, founder of Istanbouli Theatre, is the manager of the Al Hamra cinema at Tyre, a cinema that he reopened after 30 years closure. Under his direction several International Festivals have taken place at the city of Tyre, theatre, cinema, music, as we ...
Yemen - On 9 March 2016, at 3:00 PM, an armed group stormed the IOM Migrant Response Point (MRP) in Hodeidah, Yemen and fired automatic weapons inside the premises. The assault resulted in the death of a 16-year-old unaccompanied migrant.
More than 70 vulnerable migrants and 17 members of the IOM staff were inside the MRP at the time of the forced entry. One bullet hit a pre-fabricated metal container used by the IOM Protection team to register mi ...
the UN Assistant Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) announced that the death of its representative in Diyala Province, Amer al-Kaissy, had been confirmed. He was abducted by the militias in April 2015.
Ján Kubiš, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Iraq, stressed: “ For more than nine months we have sought the intervention of the Government on the local and national levels to ensure his safe return to his family.. &hellip ...
The Egyptian Revolutionary Council expresses its heartfelt condolences to the family Giulio Regeni, the Italian Government and Italian people on the tragic death of Regeni.
Regeni, 28, was an Italian student pursuing doctral studies at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, and as part of his research, his presence in Egypt was required.
The young researcher disappeared on the 25th of Januray, 2016, after leaving his resi ...
"The Burundian authorities should immediately free the French journalist Jean-Philippe Rémy and British photographer Phil Moore, held in Bujumbura, unless there is a credible legal basis to detain them, and should ensure their safety . They should make sure they are not ill-treated in detention and that diplomatic representatives and lawyers can visit them immediately.
The Burundian government should allow foreign and Burundian journal ...
Paris, 7 December 2015: Short-term, reactive solutions are not enough to help smallholder farmers cope with climate change, according to a new report by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
“If we are going to sustainably improve the livelihoods of the developing world’s smallholder farmers in the context of a changing climate, we need to ensure that their priorities are understood and reflected in po ...
Sharek Youth Forum announces our decision to cancel today’s upcoming meeting with the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, during his visit to Israel and the occupied Palestinian Territories. He was due to meet with a group of Palestinian youth to discuss the main challenges faced by young people.
However, following Johnson’s inaccurate, misinformed, and disrespectful statement regarding the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movementon 9th ...
ATLANTA – The Carter Center and former U.S. President Jimmy Carter urge the Government of Egypt to dismiss all charges against renowned journalist and human rights defender Hossam Bahgat. "Hossam has devoted his life and work to advancing human rights for all Egyptians," said President Carter. "His dedication to his nation should be a source of great pride, not cause for retribution.”
The Carter Center has observed an increasi ...
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