Tripoli Red Crescent urges combatants to spare civilian facilities military operations

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Tripoli Red Crescent urges combatants to spare civilian facilities military operations

April 07, 2019 - 13:45
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Libyan Red Crescent in Tripoli called on all parties to neutralize residential neighbourhoods, hospitals, and service institutions from the armed conflict.

In a statement, the Red Crescent emphasized the need to respect the rules of international humanitarian law, providing protection for the innocent, and respecting the Red Crescent emblem, as well as to assist volunteers in carrying out their humanitarian imperative.

The Red Crescent has set up emergency numbers to help stranded citizens in engagement areas.