Wednesday, September 18, 2019 04:08

Red Crescent

Khuzestan cancer cases skyrocket over past 15 years

Red Crescent sources report a 500-percent increase in the number of cancer patients in Khuzestan in the past 15 years. Ahwaz, the capital of Khuzestan, is considered one of the most polluted cities in the world, and Kaveh Jaseb told IRNA that lung, stomach and blood cancer are respectively the most common forms of cancer in the province. » read more

Iranian hostages in Libya released

The seven aid workers taken hostage last July in Libya have been freed, Iranian foreign minister announced on Saturday. » read more

Kidnapped relief workers speak with families

Iran’s Foreign Minister has announced that the seven Iranian relief workers abducted in Libya have contacted their families in Iran. » read more

Captors unclear about conditions for release of Iranians

An official with the Iranian Red Crescent announced today that the kidnappers holding seven Iranian aid workers in Libya have made no clear demands for their release. » read more

Abducted Iranians to be released in Libya

The seven Iranian aid workers who were taken hostage in Libya are to be freed today, Friday, the Libyan Red Crescent Association announced. » read more

Seven Iranian aid workers abducted in Libya

Seven Iranian members of the Red Crescent were abducted on Tuesday by an unknown group in Benghazi. » read more