Red Cross

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Red Cross

Red Cross



Dunant and four other men, formed the International Comittee of the Red Cross in 1864. The result was the adoption of the first Geneva Convention

On December 8, 2005, in response to growing pressure to accommodate Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency medical, disaster, ambulance and blood bank service, as a full member of the Red Cross and Red Crescent movement, a new emblem, The Third Protocol Emblem, more known as The Red Crystal

The original Red Cross Symbol



In 1859, Henri Dunant create an association, for help bloddied soldiers from a battle between France and Austria, working hard every day and night

Many years later, follwing the first and secound world wars, other visionaries added more Geneva Conventions

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The Red Lion and Sun Society of Iran was established in 1922 and admitted to the Red Cross and Red Crescent movement in 1923

The Red crescent was adopted in 1929. 33 Islamic states have recognized it

This emblem has been used since 1935 by Magen David Adom (MDA), or Red Star of David, the national first-aid society of Israel, but it is not recognized by the Geneva Conventions as a protected symbol. This symbol finaly was admited on June 22, 2006


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