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ARCO Secretary General Visits Lebanese Red Cross
Secretary General of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization (ARCO) Dr. Saleh bin Hamad al-Suhaibani paid a visit to the headquarters of the Lebanese Red Cross in Spears (Beirut) where he was welcomed by LRC Secretary General Mr. Georges Kettaneh. Dr. al-Suhaibani presented Mr. Kettaneh with the ARCO flag, which includes the emblems of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross societies and which operates within the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. 
Dr. al-Suhaibani praised the efforts of the Lebanese Red Cross, saying it is a “living example” of the Arab National Societies that “enjoy great experience in the field of relief and humanitarian work.” He also hailed the abilities of the members and teams of the Lebanese Red Cross in performing their duties.

An ARCO delegation, headed by Dr. al-Suhaibani, and accompanied by members of the Lebanese Red Cross and International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, then paid a visit to a number of refugee camps in Ketermaya in Iklim al-Kharroub and Kob Elias. This visit aimed at listening to the urgent needs of the refugees amid the efforts of the Lebanese Red Cross to meet their needs.



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