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21 August 2018 | 10:15 am
Implementing IHL in West Africa
Article | Since 2001, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission have collaborated on implementation of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) in ECOWAS Member States.

21 August 2018 | 3:30 am
States must act responsibly at every step along the arms transfer chain
Article | Fourth Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty. Statement by Dr Helen Durham, ICRC Director of International Law and PolicySyria, Yemen, Iraq, South Sudan, Somalia and Ukraine are marred by war.

20 August 2018 | 9:30 am
ICRC concerned at gap between commitments and practice of Arms Trade Treaty
News release | Speaking today at a meeting of parties to the Arms Trade Treaty in Tokyo, Japan, Dr Helen Durham, Head of Law and Policy for the ICRC, highlighted concerns with the growing gap between words and actions in the global trade of arms.

17 August 2018 | 2:30 pm
Eastern Ghouta: Where the needs are huge and the recovery is low
Photo gallery | The people I met used to work as carpenters, plumbers and vegetable sellers. Today, the only work most can find is in transporting rubble.

16 August 2018 | 12:00 pm
Nepal: South Asian military and police officers discuss challenges in security operations
Article | In South Asia, the ICRC's regional workshop (Military in Security Operations) for armed forces and police officers is serving as a platform to discuss every aspect of security operations with a unique approach.

14 August 2018 | 3:45 pm
Afghanistan: fuel, medicine and fresh water reach hospital in Ghazni
News release | Kabul/Geneva – Since intense fighting broke out four days ago in Ghazni, Central Afghanistan, the ICRC has provided dressing packages and oral and intravenous medicine to treat wounded at the provincial hospital.

14 August 2018 | 8:45 am
Outbreak: Fighting Ebola in a conflict zone
Article | For the second time in a matter of months, Ebola once again threatens lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

10 August 2018 | 7:30 am
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Project that awakened people
Video | Escalation of the conflict in April 2016 forced residents of the heavily affected Talish village in Nagorno-Karabakh to flee to a safer place.

8 August 2018 | 12:45 pm
Ongoing needs in Iraq
Photo gallery | Years of war in Iraq have displaced millions of people. Two million people remain displaced in the country today.

8 August 2018 | 8:45 am
Zambia: reunifying five children with their families
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