On the sidelines of a joint meeting with his Afghan counterpart in Vietnam, one of the officials of the Swedish Red Crescent Society said in a meeting with the head of the Afghan Red Crescent Society that his country will cooperate and expand its activities in providing assistance to the returnees and earthquake victims of Afghanistan.
In a meeting with the ambassador of the Spanish Embassy in Doha, the head of the Afghan Red Crescent said that the number of houses damaged by the earthquake in Herat is around 8,000, and the construction of houses before the arrival of winter is an urgent need of the residents of this region.
The head of the General Directorate of Afghan Red Crescent says that this organization has registered 26,481 children suffering from heart disease in the past 14 years, and almost half of them have been treated.
Vice president of the Afghanistan Red Crescent Society, met with the Chargé d’Affaires ad interim of the UK Mission to Afghanistan, in Doha, and requested help to treat Afghan children suffering from various illnesses.
In a meeting attended by Red Crescent officials from Turkey, Qatar, England, Australia, Canada, Germany, Norway, Finland, Denmark and the World Federation of National Populations in Turkey, the head of the Afghan Red Crescent asked the international community to help the people of Afghanistan beyond political issues.