Russian Red Cross has denied reports of the termination of work with the ICRC

© RIA Novosti / Andrey to Felicitarity in photobacteria office of the Russian red cross in Moscow. Archival photoRussian Red Cross has denied reports of the termination of work with the ICRC© RIA Novosti / Andrey to Felicitarity the image Bank

All-Russian public organization «Russian Red Cross» continues to cooperate with the International Committee of the red cross, told RIA Novosti the chair of the ALAC Raisa].

Earlier Znak.com citing a source in the Board of the RSC reported that the international Committee of the red cross has suspended work with the head office of the Russian red cross. According to the publication, now he will coordinate directly with regional offices, the financing of the office of the ALAC discontinued.

«Financing continues… of Course (continues to cooperate with the head office — ed.). Of course (the interaction continues — ed.). It never stopped, you know. And there are financing, once when I started the program in the North Caucasus, the ICRC has funded a lot of programs, now there is a reduction and so on, it is an internal, current Affairs. But relations with the International Committee of the red cross Russian Red Cross has never ceased and it never plans to do. And I really do not understand, that these sources don’t know all the purpose of this article,» said] RIA Novosti on Saturday.

She also noted that last week he had an evaluation mission.

«There came the Commission from the office of the international Federation of red cross and red Crescent societies from Budapest, who traveled to Kemerovo, met with victims, conducted a needs assessment, psychological support, and came to the conclusion that aid is properly, professionally, with proper cash flow. Moreover, the Federation came to the conclusion that this program is the provision of psychological assistance needs to be continued at their expense», — said].

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