Red Cross plea: Spare civilians - Inquirer.net

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) urged combatants in Marawi City to leave civilians and their property alone amid the ongoing clashes in the northern Mindanao city. “International humanitarian law remains applicable in this situation ...

ICRC starts rescue of stranded residents - Inquirer.net

ZAMBOANGA CITY — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has started efforts to extract some 30 civilians hiding in a building in downtown Marawi City for fear of the Maute group. John Louie Balagot, assistant Cabinet secretary of the ...

Int'l Red Cross enters Marawi, extends help - Manila Bulletin

Finally, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was able to enter Marawi City and extend help to the residents. “Our team has delivered 1,000 water jugs to the displaced families at the provincial capitol, and transported at least 300 ...