Deadly Attacks Prompts ICRC to 'Drastically' Cut Afghan Operations 1 234 567

Deadly Attacks Prompts ICRC to 'Drastically' Cut Afghan Operations

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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has decided to “drastically” reduce its presence and relief operations in war-torn Afghanistan, citing a series of recent attacks that have killed seven of its staff, including a foreigner.

“This is a difficult moment for the ICRC and the staff. After 30 years of continuous presence in the country, we are reducing our presence and operations,” said Monica Zanarelli, the aid group’s county head, on Monday.

“But let’s be very clear, we...

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