In fact, AFAD
has lined up not only one but two major gun shows to further boost the interest of local firearms and shooting sports enthusiasts this year.
After the meeting, AFAD
delegations went to Mt Trebevic with their hosts from the FUCZ by Trebevic Cable Car, where members of the FUCZ together with colleagues from the Mt Trebevic rescue service demonstrated the rescue of the victim of a mine accident in an inaccessible terrain.
Dionisio also invited owners of firearms with delinquent license to avail [themselves]of the 'Firearms Caravan,' a joint undertaking by the Afad
and PNP to help in the swift processing of gun documents.
A longtime partner of the PNP in promoting responsible gun ownership, AFAD
is helping the FEO in disseminating information that would help firearms owners secure their gun documents in the quickest and most convenient way.
Dr Mehmet Gulluoglu gave a comprehensive briefing about AFAD
, its objectives, initiatives, projects, and plans for meeting various kinds of emergencies at home and abroad, and expressed keen desire to develop institutional linkages with the NDMA.
Srinagar -- In occupied Kashmir, the Asian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances (AFAD
) has won Asia's top human rights award.
Fatih Ozer of AFAD
speaks to journalists in Ankara on 17 May 2016 (Photo nCa)
Security forces, paramedics and the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD
) teams rushed to the scene.
One worker was killed and four were trapped by an avalanche in Turkey's northeastern Trabzon region on Saturday following a week of vicious snow storms across the region, the disaster management agency (AFAD
The Turkish border with Syria has been reopened, but only at one point, near the town of Mursitpinar, according to Turkey's emergencies directorate, the AFAD
The Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) has signed co-operation protocols and agreements with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Relief Agency (AFAD
) and Turk Kizilay (Turkish Red Crescent) in order to facilitate the delivery of winter relief items worth $10mn from Qatar to Syrian refugees.
The number of Syrian refugees housed in camps in southern Turkey has exceeded 100,000, the Turkish disaster management agency (AFAD
) said on Monday, a level beyond which Ankara had previously said it would struggle to accommodate more.