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KGTV San Diego
Iraqi Forces Retake One Of ISIS' Last Towns In Iraqmonth that essentially said it now considers itself an insurgency group. There
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 hours ago
month that essentially said it now considers itself an insurgency group. There's also the humanitarian side of things: The International Rescue Committee says there are still almost 3.2 million people displaced from years of war in Iraq. And... Read more
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Gulf News
Iraqi forces recapture last Daesh-held townKurds who held an independence referendum in September.However, Daesh’s defeat
Gulf News / Posted 17 hours ago
Kurds who held an independence referendum in September.However, Daesh’s defeat does not mean civilians are now safe, the International Rescue Committee said. Nearly 3.2 million people are unable or unwilling to return home after years of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town2012, according to the UN, while more than 400,000 people have been killed in S
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 hours ago
2012, according to the UN, while more than 400,000 people have been killed in Syria since 2011. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
KIVI Boise / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, accord
KGTV San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
6.5 million people, including 2.8 million children, have been displaced, according to the UN. In a statement Friday, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) warned the recapture of Rawa doesn't mean an end to the needs for civilians. "Today... Read more
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International Business Times
Poignant portraits of Rohingya Muslim refugees injured while fleeing ethnic violence in Myanmar insurgents of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, whom it has accused of settin
International Business Times / Posted 21 hours ago
insurgents of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, whom it has accused of setting fires and attacking civilians. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) has warned of the extremely dangerous health conditions for the hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Pope: Thou shalt do less MSG, more MDG, and fat cats will happily paywould be reduced in 2018 from $8 billion to $5.2 billion. Catholic Relief Serv
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
would be reduced in 2018 from $8 billion to $5.2 billion. Catholic Relief Services, Bread for the World, Mercy Corps, the International Rescue Committee and Oxfam, organizations listed as part of People's Lobby's American World Service Corps... Read more
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Boston Globe
Office sharing giant WeWork plans to hire 1,500 refugees over the next five yearsprogram initiated by an employee, Fatima Duran, led to partnerships with organi
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
program initiated by an employee, Fatima Duran, led to partnerships with organizations that resettled refugees, such as the International Rescue Committee, and the hiring of 50 refugees in positions known as ‘‘community service associates.’’ Their... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn professor to serve on the board of trustees for the nonprofit group behind 'Sesame Street'children develop strategies to overcome tragedy and hardship, and Sesame Seeds,
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 3 days ago
children develop strategies to overcome tragedy and hardship, and Sesame Seeds, a multi-part initiative launched with the International Rescue Committee to help support children living in war-affected areas of the Middle East, which was selected... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya, replaces generalgovernment is working to stabilise Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
government is working to stabilise Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return. For now, though, the flow is one way. The International Rescue Committee, a New York-based aid agency, reckons that around two-thirds of an estimated 300,000 Rohingya... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya, replaces generalgovernment is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return.
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
government is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return. For now, though, the flow is one way. The International Rescue Committee, a New York-based aid agency, reckons that around two-thirds of an estimated 300,000 Rohingya... Read more
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The Daily Record
Juan Webster | Hotel Monacohas won many awards recognizing his commitment to the local community, includin
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
has won many awards recognizing his commitment to the local community, including the Humanitarian of the Year Award by the International Rescue Committee of Baltimore and commendation from the both the past and present mayors of Baltimore for his... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya, replaces generalher government is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to ret
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
her government is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return. For now, though, the flow is one way. International Rescue Committee, the New York-based aid agency, reckons that around two-thirds of an estimated 300,000... Read more
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International Business Times
Desperate Rohingya Muslims risk flimsy rafts or swim 2.5 miles from Myanmar to Bangladesh Cross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the R
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Cross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the Rohingya to Bangladesh is far from over. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) reckons that two-thirds of the 300,000 Rohingya still in Myanmar could leave in the next... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar replaces general in charge of Rakhine amid new reports of atrocitiesher government is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to ret
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
her government is working to stabilize Rakhine in order for the Rohingya to return. For now, though, the flow is one way. International Rescue Committee, the New York-based aid agency, reckons that around two-thirds of an estimated 300,000... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Rohingya crisis: Organisation warns of 200,000 extra arrivals in coming weeksa possible exodus of 200,000 more people into Bangladesh as well as chronic mal
Asian Correspondent / Posted 4 days ago
a possible exodus of 200,000 more people into Bangladesh as well as chronic malnutrition among children in the camps. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) said on Friday that it is expecting a further 200,000 arrivals in the coming weeks. This... Read more
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Reuters
Last exit from Myanmar, Rohingya wait for weeks on beachCross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Cross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the Rohingya to Bangladesh is far from over. The International Rescue Committee reckons that two-thirds of some 300,000 left in Myanmar could leave in the next couple of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Last exit from Myanmar, Rohingya wait for weeks on beachCross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Cross Society. Others came just a few days ago, a sign that the flight of the Rohingya to Bangladesh is far from over. The International Rescue Committee reckons that two-thirds of some 300,000 left in Myanmar could leave in the next couple of... Read more
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Missoulian
Iraqi refugee settles in Missoula after fleeing ISISHe earned a master’s degree in linguistics from UM in 2012, returned to Iraq, m
Missoulian / Posted 6 days ago
He earned a master’s degree in linguistics from UM in 2012, returned to Iraq, married, and then sought refuge with his wife and unborn child from war and religious violence. He was resettled back in Missoula by the International Rescue Co... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aboard rickety boats or swimming, over 750 Rohingya reach Bangladeshin Naypyitaw, the Myanmar capital, with senators back in Washington pressing to
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
in Naypyitaw, the Myanmar capital, with senators back in Washington pressing to impose sanctions targeting the military. International Rescue Committee, the leading aid agency headquartered in New York and led by former British foreign minister... Read more
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Reuters
Aboard rickety boats or swimming, over 750 Rohingya reach Bangladeshin Naypyitaw, the Myanmar capital, with senators back in Washington pressing to
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
in Naypyitaw, the Myanmar capital, with senators back in Washington pressing to impose sanctions targeting the military. International Rescue Committee, the leading aid agency headquartered in New York and led by former British foreign minister... Read more
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ABC News
Trump administration terminates program to reunite Central American familiesto languish in violence; and to the children themselves, who will not be able t
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
to languish in violence; and to the children themselves, who will not be able to reunite and embrace their parents." The International Rescue Committee, a global humanitarian aid group that works with refugees, called the decision "particularly... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN: Yemen facing massive famine if blockade not liftedto stock up, and led to disruption of public transportation," the groups, inclu
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
to stock up, and led to disruption of public transportation," the groups, including Oxfam, Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee, said in a statement. "The closure of all sea and land ports means urgently-needed lifesaving... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Small-town America is arguing over whether to welcome Syria’s refugees or fear themthe country don’t have an organization working to resettle refugees: Wyoming an
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
the country don’t have an organization working to resettle refugees: Wyoming and Montana — but that will soon change. The International Rescue Committee (IRC), one of nine contractors that work with the US State Department to resettle refugees, is... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Building new lives: Syrian refugees find support, friendship from churchesa global refugee crisis, with more than 5 million refugees displaced from Syria
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
a global refugee crisis, with more than 5 million refugees displaced from Syria alone since fighting began in 2011. The International Rescue Committee, one of nine organizations that helps to place refugees in the United States, said they help... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Local ministers begin effort to bring refugee resettlement to Athensothers met for 90 minutes Wednesday at Athens’ Covenant Presbyterian Church wit
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
others met for 90 minutes Wednesday at Athens’ Covenant Presbyterian Church with J.D. McCrary, executive director of the International Rescue Committee in Atlanta. McCrary, who had spearheaded the IRC’s unsuccessful effort to have a resettlement... Read more
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News.com.au
Stars are reportedly skipping red carpet eventsrecently. Picture: Frazer Harrison / Getty Images.Source:Getty Images Meryl St
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
recently. Picture: Frazer Harrison / Getty Images.Source:Getty Images Meryl Streep was set to walk the red carpet at the International Rescue Committee dinner at the Hilton Midtown, but with the recent sexual-harassment allegations against her... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meryl Streep joins filmmaker Danny Boyle at fundraising gala in NYCand Boyle, director of Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire, shared a joke with the
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
and Boyle, director of Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire, shared a joke with the President and CEO of the nonprofit International Rescue Committee, David Miliband Former British Labor politician Miliband oversees the work of the IRC that... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Model to promote peace through health faces struggleattacked the recent Santa Rosa wildfires, many international non-government eme
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
attacked the recent Santa Rosa wildfires, many international non-government emergency response organizations, like the International Rescue Committee, are doing everything in their power to help deal with the overwhelming Rohingya humanitarian... Read more
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The Mercury News
Steve Kerr a fan of “Popovich-Kerr 2020” memorabiliaelection with net proceeds benefitting six charities, including the ACLU, Counc
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
election with net proceeds benefitting six charities, including the ACLU, Council on American-Islamic Relations, International Rescue Committee, Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and Union of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Shelling hits besieged Syrian Ghouta school gate after aid deliveryto make the area a "de-escalation zone". The agreement raised hopes of open cro
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
to make the area a "de-escalation zone". The agreement raised hopes of open crossings and aid flows. The aid organisation International Rescue Committee said on Monday the de-escalation zone agreements with rebel areas across Syria were failing to... Read more
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Reuters
Shelling hits besieged Syrian Ghouta school gate after aid deliveryto make the area a “de-escalation zone”. The agreement raised hopes of open cro
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
to make the area a “de-escalation zone”. The agreement raised hopes of open crossings and aid flows. The aid organisation International Rescue Committee said on Monday the de-escalation zone agreements with rebel areas across Syria were failing to... Read more
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Reuters
Shelling hits besieged Syrian Ghouta school gate after aid deliveryto make the area a “de-escalation zone”. The agreement raised hopes of open cro
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
to make the area a “de-escalation zone”. The agreement raised hopes of open crossings and aid flows. The aid organisation International Rescue Committee said on Monday the de-escalation zone agreements with rebel areas across Syria were failing to... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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This is West Country
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
This is West Country / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Gazette News
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Gazette News / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Bolton News
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Croydon Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
David Miliband: UK has been left embarrassed on world stage over Brexitas being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister sa
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
as being at a “low ebb” and “in retreat”, the former Labour cabinet minister said. Mr Miliband, chief executive of the International Rescue Committee aid organisation based in New York, said Labour should press for the option of continued... Read more
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