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What does IRC stand for?

IRC stands for International Red Cross

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Participants gathered in front of the International Red Cross headquarters in Bethlehem and carried pictures of the prisoners, Palestinian flags, and banners on which were written statements condemning the Israeli government's treatment and demanding the release of prisoners.
Israeli forces raided on Monday the International Red Cross office in East Jerusalem and arrested lawmaker Mohammad Totah and former minister of Jerusalem affairs in the Hamas government, Khaled Abu Arafeh, who took refuge at the Red Cross office more than 18 months ago to avoid Israeli arrest and expulsion from Jerusalem.
Summary: Hundreds of Druze residents of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights headed to Syria on a pilgrimage Thursday, crossing the demarcation line with the help of the international Red Cross.
The picture is not so bright for the elderly, as many will live out their remaining days in nursing homes set up throughout the region by the International Red Cross Federation and the Chinese Red Cross.
Meanwhile, the defence secretary accused international media and aid groups of siding with the Tamil Tigers, a day after an angry mob stoned the offices of the international Red Cross in the capital Colombo.