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This handout picture taken and released by the Italian Red Cross on October 20, 2016 shows migrants during a rescue operation in the Mediterranean Sea.  A team of the Italian Red Cross and the Malta-based Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) saved 434 people in three different operations on October 20, boarding them on the Responder vessel. / AFP PHOTO / ITALIAN RED CROSS / Yara Nardi AND Handout / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / YARA NARDI / ITALIAN RED CROSS" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTSYARA NARDI,HANDOUT/AFP/Getty Images

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Migrants are rescued during an operation in the Mediterranean Sea. A team of the Italian Red Cross and the Malta-based Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) saved 434 people in three different operations on Thursday

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, views a painting of herself by British artist Henry Ward, at Windsor Castle in Windsor, west of London, on October 14, 2016. The painting, unveiled on Friday, was commissioned to commemorate the Queen's six decades of patronage to the British Red Cross. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Dominic Lipinski

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, views a painting of herself by British artist Henry Ward, commissioned to commemorate her six decades of patronage to the British Red Cross, at Windsor Castle. Photo Dominic Lipinski/AFP/Getty Images

In this photo released by Italian Red Cross Friday Aug. 19, 2016 migrants embrace each other during a rescue operation at the Mediterranean sea, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. At least five people have died on Thursday morning during the sinking of a wooden boat full with migrants as they tried to reach the Italian coasts.

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In this photo released by Italian Red Cross migrants embrace each other during a rescue operation at the Mediterranean sea. At least five people have died during the sinking of a wooden boat full with migrants as they tried to reach the Italian coasts

A handout image made available by the In...A handout image made available by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)on January 12, 2016 shows a relief convoy carrying aid entering the besieged Syrian town of Madaya.  The Syrian Arab Red Crescent said 44 trucks loaded with food and other aid entered the rebel-held town, while 21 other trucks went to the government-controlled towns of Fuaa and Kafraya.

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A relief convoy carrying aid entering the besieged Syrian town of Madaya.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent said 44 trucks loaded with food and other aid entered the rebel-held town, while 21 other trucks went to the government-controlled towns of Fuaa and Kafraya on Tuesday

A volunteer holds a bag of potatoes at a Red Cross center before distributing it to a citizen in the key southeastern port city of Mariupol, on September 8, 2014. European leaders were set to unveil punishing new sanctions on Russia after weekend fighting in Ukraine imperilled a fragile truce aimed at halting a bloody pro-Kremlin uprising.

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A volunteer holds a bag of potatoes at a Red Cross centre before distributing it to citizens in the key southeastern port city of Mariupol in Ukraine on Monday

One of the few to have a mosquito net, a displaced family who fled the recent fighting between government and rebel forces in Bor by boat across the White Nile, sit under it after waking up in the morning in the town of Awerial, South Sudan Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. The international Red Cross said Wednesday that the road from Bor to the nearby Awerial area "is lined with thousands of people" waiting for boats so they could cross the Nile River and that the gathering of displaced is "is the largest single identified concentration of displaced people in the country so far".

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One of the few to have a mosquito net, a displaced family who fled the recent fighting between government and rebel forces in Bor by boat across the White Nile, sit under it after waking up in the morning in the town of Awerial, South Sudan. The international Red Cross said Wednesday that the road from Bor to the nearby Awerial area “is lined with thousands of people” waiting for boats so they could cross the Nile River and that the gathering of displaced is “is the largest single identified concentration of displaced people in the country so far”. 

An Afghan amputee practices walking with her prosthetic leg at one of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) hospitals for war victims and the disabled in Kabul June 5, 2013.  The Red Cross halted work across Afghanistan on June 6 to pay a one-day tribute to the guard killed outside its offices in Jalalabad city in an unprecedented militant attack on the aid organisation.

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An Afghan amputee practices walking with her prosthetic leg at one of the International Committee of the Red Cross hospitals for war victims and the disabled in Kabul. 

Smoke rises from the International Red Cross building after a gun battle between security forces and an insurgent, in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 29, 2013. A senior Afghan official said security forces rescued seven foreigners working for the International Red Cross on Wednesday after a two-hour-long gun battle with an insurgent at a guest house in the eastern city of Jalalabad. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)

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Smoke rises from the International Red Cross building after a two-hour gun battle between security forces and an insurgent at a guest house in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. A senior Afghan official said security forces rescued seven foreigners working for the charity