The flood hit Golestan province in North of Iran was unprecedented in the past ۳۰۰ years.The heavy raining in ۱ day was equal to ۷۰٪ of annual rate of precipitation. #IRCS immediately launched response & relief operation. The emergency phase is over with loss of only two lives.
Floods in Golestan province hit ۱۰ cities؛ Azadshahr,Aq Qala, Bandaregaz,Bandare Torkman, Aliabad, Kordkuy,Kalaleh,Gorgan, Gonbade Kavoos & Minudasht. #IRCS provided relief to ۵۵,۶۳۶ people & ۹,۳۶۹ are sheltered. IRCS continues its operation with ۴۳۹ teams & ۲۰۱۶ relief workers.
The Iranian Red Crescent strongly condemns the indiscriminate terrorist attack in #Ahvaz today. Casualties include children & handicaps. #IRCS is ready to provide aid to the victims & urges fellow Red Cross & Red Crescent colleagues to stand united against such inhumane acts.