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2014/08/30 19:58
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The United Nations says more than three million people have fled Syria's civil war, creating what it calls “the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era.” In a statement Friday, the U.N. refugee...
2014/08/30 19:58
2014/08/30 19:58
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2014/08/30 14:09
2014/08/30 14:09
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Paralysed from his disability, he had lain for more than 24 hours under the harsh glare of the sun, with no water, in temperatures in excess of 50 degrees. When he was rescued, the little boy, who,...
2014/08/29 20:58
2014/08/29 20:58
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IRBIL, Iraq -- Nearly half of Syria’s population has been displaced either internally or externally as refugees in the worst humanitarian crisis to strike the Middle East in at least a century,...
2014/08/28 11:42
2014/08/28 11:42
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On 16 August the International Committee of the Red Cross said armed militants in Afghanistan had kidnapped five of the aid organisation’s local workers, and that a comprehensive search process was...
2014/08/28 01:00
2014/08/28 01:00
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Recent Posts in Newsroom GW’s Global Women’s Institute will partner with international researchers over the next five years to study violence against women and girls in South Sudan. The study, which...
2014/08/26 04:26
2014/08/26 04:26
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William Alexander Morgan being applauded by Fidel Castro, in Havana in 1959. Morgan said that he had joined the Cuban Revolution because “the most important thing for free men to do is to protect the...
2014/08/26 01:39
2014/08/26 01:39
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Every year, more than 600 refugee students are enrolled in Dallas schools. Many of them live in the Vickery Meadow neighborhood in Northeast Dallas. Monday morning on the first day of class, some...
2014/08/25 23:07
2014/08/25 23:07
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Refugee resettlement nothing to fear The oppositional remarks attributed to Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson and other declared leaders of the social services community in the Friday Athens...
2014/08/25 01:05
2014/08/25 01:05
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The director of a plan to resettle refugees in Athens remains optimistic despite opposition from local leaders. “I would still very much like to work together as partners here,” said International...
2014/08/22 12:47
2014/08/22 12:47
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The UK has sent 62 tonnes of high energy peanut butter to Iraq along with more than 1,000 solar powered mobile phone chargers and tents and cooking sets as part of our aid effort. It means that while...
2014/08/22 03:13
2014/08/22 03:13
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Scottish gov't announces funds support to Ebola fight August 22, 2014 10:41 am EDINBURGH, Aug. 22 — The Scottish government on Thursday announced that it would provide an emergency fund of 500, 000...
2014/08/21 22:25
2014/08/21 22:25
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The Ebola virus has killed more than 1,300 people in West Africa, but the indirect deaths caused by this epidemic are likely to be far worse. Right now, it's the rainy season. And that means it's high...
2014/08/21 10:42
2014/08/21 10:42
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Adam Ritchie, science and public policy lecturer, Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University, Oxford, UK, @adamjohnritchie Stop relying on Europe and the US to control epidemics: More African...
2014/08/20 10:30
2014/08/20 10:30
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Africa is changing dramatically - and so are outsiders' attitudes toward it, with the US finally seeming determined to catch up with China, Europe, and India in their interest in the continent. US...
2014/08/18 19:24
2014/08/18 19:24
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When Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 girls from a high school in Nigeria in May, the chorus of outrage was heard worldwide. Then the clamor to “bring back our girls” gradually receded to frustrated...
2014/08/17 17:19
2014/08/17 17:19
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Aid workers saving lives while fearing for their own | GlobalPost Please support our site by enabling javascript to view info. Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads. Aid...
2014/08/17 15:17
2014/08/17 15:17
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A father has told how his family almost starved to death on Sinjar mountain as they hid from IS terrorists who have abducted women and killed thousands of Yazidis. The father of eight has described...
2014/08/16 06:31
2014/08/16 06:31
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RAF Tornados step up Iraqi air supportRAF tornados helping deliver aid in northern Iraq. Picture: Ian Burt Tornados from RAF Marham have assisted a successful series of aid drops to help trapped...
2014/08/15 16:21
2014/08/15 16:21
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... on arming the Kurds': EU backs Britain and France sending weapons to front line in battle against ISIS militants in Iraq EU foreign ministers 'welcome' arms shipments to besieged Kurds Call...
2014/08/14 13:12
2014/08/14 13:12
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Bursting with manic energy before crowds of strangers, but reserved and soft-spoken in his private life, Robin Williams won Emmys for his comedy and an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in “Good Will...
2014/08/30 19:58
2014/08/30 19:58
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