Turkey's Foreign Ministry on Feb. 14 condemned a suicide bombing in southeastern Iran and offered condolences to Iran's people and government.
The huge burden of the world's natural and manmade disasters are on the shoulders of the Muslim countries, yet their civil societies are not strong enough to respond, according to the head of Kızılay, the Turkish Red Crescent. A network among the national societies of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries will be set up today in Istanbul to strengthen cooperation.
The Turkish Red Crescent (Kızılay) on Jan. 20 distributed humanitarian aid to displaced families in Iraq's northern city of Halabja.
The Union of International Democrats (UID) and the Turkish Red Crescent (Kızılay) have launched an aid campaign in Austria to raise money for people in war-torn Yemen.