Red Cross Society of China responds to floods and landslides

Heavy rains in southern China have caused severe floods and landslides, with hundreds of people missing and many homes damaged or ruined.

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Heroic Red Cross volunteers prevented thousands of Ebola cases – study

A new study suggests that Red Cross volunteers potentially averted more than 10,000 cases of Ebola during the 2013-2016 West Africa outbreak.

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In pictures: cholera clinic provides a lifeline to families in Yemen

With over 160,000 suspected cases of cholera since April, and over 1,100 deaths, communities across Yemen are in urgent need of assistance

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