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AllAfrica.com
Global Aid Summit Must Not to Focus On Refugee Crisis Alone - Leadersnot about this particular situation," he said at a news briefing at the United
Global Aid Summit Must Not to Focus On Refugee Crisis Alone - Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
not about this particular situation," he said at a news briefing at the United Nations. David Miliband, head of the International Rescue Committee, said there was a danger the meeting would focus on the current refugee crisis in Europe at... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas leading nation in number of refugees resettledof Abbott’s order, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission filed a lawsu
Texas leading nation in number of refugees resettled
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
of Abbott’s order, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission filed a lawsuit against the federal government and the International Rescue Committee, a resettlement agency. That case is pending in federal court in Dallas. Efforts to block... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattleites help Syrian refugees here and in Europe: ‘I couldn’t not go’they arrive in the U.S. “There’s been a remarkable outpouring of support,” sai
Seattleites help Syrian refugees here and in Europe: ‘I couldn’t not go’
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
they arrive in the U.S. “There’s been a remarkable outpouring of support,” said Nicky Smith, executive director of the International Rescue Committee in Seattle, one of five agencies that work to resettle refugees locally. In fact, at this... Read more
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ABC Montana
Two Butte escapees on the loosethe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Two Butte escapees on the loose
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
Missoula Forestry Days logging competition beginsthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Missoula Forestry Days logging competition begins
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
Famous paleontologist retires after 34 yearsthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Famous paleontologist retires after 34 years
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
New master plan to help reduce Missoula's jail overcrowdingthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
New master plan to help reduce Missoula's jail overcrowding
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
Snowpack better for water supply than rainthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Snowpack better for water supply than rain
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Report: Snowpack better for water supply than rainthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Report: Snowpack better for water supply than rain
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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Breitbart
Kansas Withdraws from Federal Refugee Resettlement ProgramRefugees are subject to a range of rigorous and thorough security checks,” Jenn
Kansas Withdraws from Federal Refugee Resettlement Program
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Refugees are subject to a range of rigorous and thorough security checks,” Jennifer Sime, a senior executive with the International Rescue Committee, told the Wichita Eagle in an e-mail. “The vetting system has been methodically structured to... Read more
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ABC Montana
Zinke secures $80 million for helicopter replacement at missile fieldsthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Zinke secures $80 million for helicopter replacement at missile fields
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Homecomingresettlement agency to make it happen. So they started dialing up the agencies.
Homecoming
Missoula Independent / Posted 5 days ago
resettlement agency to make it happen. So they started dialing up the agencies. Newman, who was tasked with contacting the International Rescue Committee, could have called headquarters in New York City or Washington, D.C. Instead, he dialed the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Tribal Law sentencing restrictions much tighter than State and Federal restrictionsthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Tribal Law sentencing restrictions much tighter than State and Federal restrictions
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
What Krakauer's case could mean for student privacythe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
What Krakauer's case could mean for student privacy
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
What Krakauer's case could mean for student privacythe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
What Krakauer's case could mean for student privacy
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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ABC Montana
Funding for Butte's summer festivalsthe first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Th
Funding for Butte's summer festivals
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
the first families after they get the go ahead from the US State Department. Those with Softlanding Missoula and the International Rescue Committee say they have been quite busy the past month. . Softlanding Missoula and other groups prepare... Read more
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express
MIGRANT CHAOS: Furious refugees throw ROCKS at police in violent protest against EU dealhave been turned into detention centres. Many of these refugees have been for
MIGRANT CHAOS: Furious refugees throw ROCKS at police in violent protest against EU deal
express / Posted 6 days ago
have been turned into detention centres. Many of these refugees have been for well over a month Panos Navrozidis of the International Rescue Committee said: "Events at Moria highlight the level of frustration there. "Many of these refugees have... Read more
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Global Envision
Collaboration for Better, Faster, Smarter Aide-transfers in emergencies. Led by Mercy Corps, the Network’s founding members
Collaboration for Better, Faster, Smarter Aid
Global Envision / Posted 6 days ago
e-transfers in emergencies. Led by Mercy Corps, the Network’s founding members include the Cash Learning Partnership, International Rescue Committee, MasterCard, the Norwegian Refugee Council and Oxfam International. At the launch, it was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Riot breaks out at refugee camp on Greek island of Lesbosis that if they had a choice they would be back in their homes; that this was a
Riot breaks out at refugee camp on Greek island of Lesbos
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
is that if they had a choice they would be back in their homes; that this was a last resort." The queen was invited by the International Rescue Committee, an aid agency which has installed showers, toilets, laundry facilities and lights at the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Conservative MPs vote against plans to home 3,000 child refugees in the UKchildren try to come to Europe". He said the government was also supporting th
Conservative MPs vote against plans to home 3,000 child refugees in the UK
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
children try to come to Europe". He said the government was also supporting the United Nations, Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee to assist unaccompanied or separated children. Mr Howell added: "This is the right way of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Conservative MPs vote against plans to home 3,000 child refugees in the UKchildren try to come to Europe". He said the government was also supporting th
Conservative MPs vote against plans to home 3,000 child refugees in the UK
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
children try to come to Europe". He said the government was also supporting the United Nations, Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee to assist unaccompanied or separated children. Mr Howell added: "This is the right way of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Missoula sheriff investigates fake refugee letterOffice. "So it (didn't) actually (have) anything to do with refugee resettlemen
Missoula sheriff investigates fake refugee letter
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Office. "So it (didn't) actually (have) anything to do with refugee resettlement." The State Department informed the International Rescue Committee of the letter first. Coincidentally, the IRC was meeting with Missoula's mayor at the time.... Read more
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Reuters
Jordan's Queen Rania visits refugees on Greek island of Lesbosfrom which 12 refugees were flown out by Pope Francis last week after he visite
Jordan's Queen Rania visits refugees on Greek island of Lesbos
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
from which 12 refugees were flown out by Pope Francis last week after he visited the island. Rania had been invited by the International Rescue Committee (IRC), an aid agency which has installed showers, toilets, laundry facilities and lights at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jordan's Queen Rania visits refugees on Greek island of Lesbosfrom which 12 refugees were flown out by Pope Francis last week after he visite
Jordan's Queen Rania visits refugees on Greek island of Lesbos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
from which 12 refugees were flown out by Pope Francis last week after he visited the island. Rania had been invited by the International Rescue Committee (IRC), an aid agency which has installed showers, toilets, laundry facilities and lights at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Rania travels to Lesvos to meet Syrian refugeesof Lesbos Queen Rania, 45, travelled to Lesbos to visit the Kara Tepe refugee
Queen Rania travels to Lesvos to meet Syrian refugees
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
of Lesbos Queen Rania, 45, travelled to Lesbos to visit the Kara Tepe refugee camp Jordanian royal was a guest of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) Rania chatted with women at the camp who've fled conflict in Syria Queen Rania of... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Sheriff's office investigating fraudulent county commission letter pulling support for refugeescommunity values." County commissioners in January endorsed a then-pending pet
Sheriff's office investigating fraudulent county commission letter pulling support for refugees
Missoula Independent / Posted 10 days ago
community values." County commissioners in January endorsed a then-pending petition to the U.S. Department of State by the International Rescue Committee to reopen a resettlement office in Missoula. Their support, along with that of Engen and most... Read more
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Fortune
How to Work for a Nonprofit and Still Pay Off Your Student Loansdata analytics firm that maintains a database of statistics on 1.8 million nonp
How to Work for a Nonprofit and Still Pay Off Your Student Loans
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
data analytics firm that maintains a database of statistics on 1.8 million nonprofits, and crunches numbers for Oxfam, the International Rescue Committee, and many other tax-exempts, GuideStar has to compete for talent in Washington, D.C., San... Read more
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J Weekly
Passover initiative aims to assist refugeesCommunity Services of the East Bay (to get involved, email .(JavaScript must be
Passover initiative aims to assist refugees
J Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
Community Services of the East Bay (to get involved, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)), the International Rescue Committee, at (510) 452-8222 and Refugee Transitions, at (415) 989-2151. For more information, visit... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
16 Iraqis spurn Czech Republic asylum, go homeManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
16 Iraqis spurn Czech Republic asylum, go home
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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Brandon Sun
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal diesManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal dies
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal diesManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal dies
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal diesManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal dies
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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Salon.com
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal diesManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal dies
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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Daily Herald
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal diesManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU told to admit more Turks or migrant deal dies
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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Brandon Sun
EU to provide humanitarian funding for refugees in GreeceManagement, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 mi
EU to provide humanitarian funding for refugees in Greece
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Management, said he was in Athens signing agreements allocating the first 83 million euros to eight aid organizations, including UNHCR, the Danish Refugee Council, the International Rescue Committee, Save the Children and the international Red Cr... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pope is our saviour, say Syriansto be done across Europe, six million people given asylum on the continent of 3
Pope is our saviour, say Syrians
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
to be done across Europe, six million people given asylum on the continent of 300 million. Jane Waite, deputy director of International Rescue Committee in Greece, told The Independent: “Nearly nine in 10 of the men, women, boys and girls stuck in... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Pope visits Greek island of Lesbos, takes 3 families back to Vaticanfamilies were selected in a lottery-type process, said Kathleen Prior, a spokes
Pope visits Greek island of Lesbos, takes 3 families back to Vatican
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
families were selected in a lottery-type process, said Kathleen Prior, a spokeswoman for the humanitarian organization International Rescue Committee. “The Pope has sent a strong message in relocating 12 people, including women and children,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vaticanto fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday we
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vatican
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 days ago
to fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday were selected in a lottery-type process, International Rescue Committee spokeswoman Kathleen Prior told CNN. "The Pope has sent a strong message in relocating 12... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to VaticanThe pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 16 days ago
The pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said : "These refugees were... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to VaticanThe pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican
KIVI Boise / Posted 16 days ago
The pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said : "These refugees were... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vaticanto fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday we
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vatican
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 days ago
to fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday were selected in a lottery-type process, International Rescue Committee spokeswoman Kathleen Prior told CNN. "The Pope has sent a strong message in relocating 12... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to VaticanThe pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
The pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said : "These refugees were... Read more
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KIVI Boise
12 Syrians' Homes Were Bombed, So The Pope Moved The Refugees To Romepope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for
12 Syrians' Homes Were Bombed, So The Pope Moved The Refugees To Rome
KIVI Boise / Posted 16 days ago
pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said: "These refugees were... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
12 Syrians' Homes Were Bombed, So The Pope Moved The Refugees To Romepope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for
12 Syrians' Homes Were Bombed, So The Pope Moved The Refugees To Rome
KGTV San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said: "These refugees were... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to VaticanThe pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway
Syrian refugees join Pope in return to Vatican
KGTV San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
The pope's six-hour visit was on the Greek island of Lesbos — a main passageway for refugees trying to get to Europe. The International Rescue Committee estimates 4,000 refugees are on the island. The organization said : "These refugees were... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vaticanto fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday we
Pope flies 3 migrant families chosen by lottery to Vatican
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
to fly from the Greek Island of Lesbos to Rome with Pope Francis on Saturday were selected in a lottery-type process, International Rescue Committee spokeswoman Kathleen Prior told CNN. "The Pope has sent a strong message in relocating 12... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Georgians travel to front lines of refugee crisismy house for dinner. These are just our fellow human beings." Colette Le Jeune
Georgians travel to front lines of refugee crisis
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
my house for dinner. These are just our fellow human beings." Colette Le Jeune of Johns Creek is working in Jordan for the International Rescue Committee, a major refugee resettlement organization that is helping to relocate Syrians to Georgia. As... Read more
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Mashable
Why the Pope's visit to Lesbos matters for refugees and migrants stranded in Greeceof the Greek Orthodox church to will visit the island on April 16. Lucy Carrig
Why the Pope's visit to Lesbos matters for refugees and migrants stranded in Greece
Mashable / Posted 17 days ago
of the Greek Orthodox church to will visit the island on April 16. Lucy Carrigan, Regional Communications Officer for the International Rescue Committee said the Pope's visit to Lesbos makes a difference. She has been working with refugees in... Read more
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NBC News
ISIS Fighting Traps 30,000 Civilians on Syrian Border With TurkeyThursday had forced out the residents of six displaced person camps, with three
ISIS Fighting Traps 30,000 Civilians on Syrian Border With Turkey
NBC News / Posted 17 days ago
Thursday had forced out the residents of six displaced person camps, with three of the camps standing empty on Friday. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) also said it had seen a "mass displacement" of Syrians at the Bal al Salam border... Read more
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Orange County Register
Fighting in Syria's Aleppo forces thousands to fleesaying they are massing near the border crossing point of Bab al-Salameh. Fran
Fighting in Syria's Aleppo forces thousands to flee
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
saying they are massing near the border crossing point of Bab al-Salameh. Frank McManus, Turkey Country Director for the International Rescue Committee, said in a statement: “We are seeing thousands of people arrive at the border, and more than a... Read more
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