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Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta

Year 2006

  • 14/06/2006

    Volcano Merapi: Malteser International on emergency standby

    Support for earthquake victims continues to involve the Malteser teams ‘We’re ready, if a new and stronger eruption happens at any time,’ Volker Stapke, project coordinator for Malteser International in Java declares. ‘If it blows, we’ll immediately send medical staff to an evacuation point defined by the government, ready to provide first aid for evacuees.’ […]

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  • 28/05/2006

    Earthquake Indonesia: soaring toll of dead and injured

    Malteser International provides 100,000 Euro for emergency aid and sends assessment team into Yogyakarta with urgently needed medicines and dressings. As the quake toll in the highly populated area around Yogyakata rises above 4,600 dead, with many thousands left injured or homeless, Malteser International assessment team members have arrived on the ground. A mobile clinic […]

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  • 27/05/2006

    Indonesia earthquake kills thousands

    Malteser International team on the ground today The quake, measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale, struck in the early hours of this morning near the city of Yogyakarta on the southern coast of Java, killing and injuring many thousands. A Malteser International team, already working in Indonesia, will arrive in Jakarta today, as the local […]

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  • 25/05/2006

    The Grand Master receives four new cardinals

    Just two months after Pope Benedict XVI elevated Agostino Vallini and Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo from Italy, William Joseph Levada from the United States and Franc Rodé from Slovenia to the purple, Grand Master Fra’ Andrew Bertie conferred on them the rank of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion in the Order of […]

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  • 15/05/2006

    Attack on un convoy – Malteser International employee killed in Afghanistan

    Dr. Ezmeray, a 30-year-old doctor and head of the health care centre of Malteser International in Quala-I-Nau in the Badghis Province, died after a United Nations convoy was ambushed with rocket-propelled grenades around noon Friday. The driver of the car, an employee of UNICEF, died instantly and another UNICEF staff member was seriously injured. Dr. […]

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