rescue and relief

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  • 560 rescue teams operating round-the-clock nationwide 2020-06-13 17:10

    560 rescue teams operating round-the-clock nationwide

    TEHRAN – Some 560 relief and rescue teams are operating round-the-clock on roads, as well as coastal, maritime and mountainous areas across the country to provide services to those affected by the natural and man-caused incidents, head of the Red Crescent Society’s relief and rescue organization has announced.

  • IRCS rescues over 3,800 from death in month 2019-07-20 22:55

    IRCS rescues over 3,800 from death in month

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has saved some 3,878 individuals from June 21 to July 20 within the framework of a national rescue and relief scheme, IRCS director has said.

  • 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.