Archives mensuelles : janvier 2016

Even war must have limits

In a year that saw millions of lives torn apart by armed conflict and violence across the globe, indiscriminate attacks against civilians, hospitals, water supplies and power infrastructures, and a failure by states to agree on a mechanism that would … Lire la suite

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Yemen: Patients in dire need in ruined hospitals

The ICRC estimates there have been more than 100 attacks on health-care facilities since the conflict began in March 2015. Over 30,000 have been injured – with little or no access to health care. Source : ICRC

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Connecting with the past :The Fundamental Principles in critical historical perspective

For more than half a century, the Fundamental Principles of humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality have underpinned the global humanitarian work of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. But how have these principles evolved since … Lire la suite

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