rescue and relief

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  • خسارت سیلاب به منازل در خرم آباد 2019-04-05 19:43

    Analyst writes to U.S. on flood-hit Iranians 

    TEHRAN –Yuram Abdullah Weiler, a U.S.-based international affairs analyst who occasionally writes for the Tehran Times, has written an open letter to U.S. officials urging them to open a way for relief aid for those hit by floods in Iran. 

  • Heavy snow, flood, blizzard strike 17 provinces 2019-03-10 09:59

    Heavy snow, flood, blizzard strike 17 provinces

    TEHRAN — 17 provinces across Iran have been hit by flood and blizzard or covered in snow over the past 24 hours, Morteza Salimi, head of Rescue and Relief Organization said on Saturday.

  • Omani tourists in Iran rescued from floodwaters 2019-02-04 23:21

    Omani tourists rescued from floodwaters

    TEHRAN – Iranian relief forces have rescued 15 Omani travelers whose bus was stranded in floodwaters in southern Iran, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Tehran hosts international health, safety, firefighting, rescue exhibition 2018-12-31 21:44

    Tehran hosts international health, safety, firefighting, rescue exhibition

    TEHRAN – The 4th international health, safety, firefighting, and rescue exhibition will be held in Tehran on January 2 to 5, with many manufacturers, designers and service providers presenting their products and advanced achievements, IRIB news agency reported on Saturday.

  • 11 provinces hit by flood, 4 gone missing 2018-11-25 20:32

    11 provinces hit by flood, 4 gone missing 

    TEHRAN — Four have, unfortunately, gone missing in floods hitting 11 provinces across the country over the past three days, Rescue and Relief Organization head Morteza Salimi said on Sunday. 

  • Over 5,000 traffic police forces to stand guard during Arbaeen pilgrimage 2018-10-20 21:49

    Over 5,000 traffic police forces to stand guard during Arbaeen pilgrimage

    TEHRAN – Some 5,000 traffic police forces are fully ready to ensure safety by monitoring road regulations within the framework of “Arbaeen special traffic scheme”, traffic police chief Taqi Mehri has said.

  • Flood hits 7 provinces, claims 3 lives 2018-04-24 17:48

    Flood hits 7 provinces, claims 3 lives

    TEHRAN – Heavy rainfall on Monday caused flooding in 7 provinces and unfortunately, claimed 3 lives, said head of Rescue and Relief Organization, Morteza Salimi.

  • Half a million police and relief forces on duty during Noruz 2018-03-14 20:06

    Half a million police and relief forces on duty during Noruz

    TEHRAN — Traffic police chief Taqi Mehri has said some half a million police and relief forces will stand on guard during Norouz holidays to fully enforce traffic regulations and provide relief and health services.

  • An old man is donating a blanket to the earthquake-stricken victims of Kermanshah.  2017-11-16 11:13

    Aid still rushing to quake-hit Kermanshah

    TEHRAN — Four days after the deadly magnitude 7.3 earthquake striking the western province of Kermanshah, medical, relief, and reconstruction aid is still rushing to the region.

  • Iran's Red Crescent Society is transferring some150 tons of drugs to Iraq for Arba'een pilgrimage 2017-10-25 17:45

    Iran to provide Arba’een pilgrims with services

    TEHRAN — Iran preparing to provide Arba’een pilgrims with various relief and medical services during the Arba’een walk 2017, director of the Relief and Rescue Organization has said.

  • Traffic police, relief organizations all set for Noruz holidays  2017-03-14 17:53

    Traffic police, relief organizations all set for Noruz holidays

    TEHRAN — Traffic police and relief organizations are all primed to offer services to the public during the Noruz holidays (March 15 to April 3), the traffic police chief said on Tuesday.

  • Avalanche 2017-03-05 09:30

    65-year-old woman survives avalanche

    TEHRAN — A 65-year-old woman who was trapped by an avalanche in Rudbar-e Qasran district, north of Tehran, escaped certain death.

  • Flood 2017-02-18 18:30

    Devastating flood hits southern Iran

    TEHRAN — Heavy flood has stricken the southern provinces of Bushehr and Fars, causing large scale damages and tremendous devastation since Friday.