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The exhibit, called Forced From Home, offers virtual reality documentaries set in Mexico, South Sudan, Iraq, Lebanon and Tanzania that immerse viewers in ... Forced From Home is staffed by local Doctors Without Borders aid workers, who will provide first-hand accounts of life in such refugee camps. refugee
Uncertainty also hangs over Alyas Saydo's brother and 78-year-old mother. Saydo, an Iraqi Kurd who served as an interpreter for the U.S. Army, and who now lives in the Tri-Cities, has been trying to bring them since he came to the U.S. in 2011. His mother had been living in a tent inside a refugee camp. refugee

Three Ezidis, including 14-year-old girl, freed from IS captivity in Iraq ... A photo taken by Iraqi security forces after the rescue of the 14-year-old Ezidi teenager in northern Baghdad, March 28, 2018. ... The two-month study involved dozens of women, all in their twenties, from four refugee camps in the Kurdistan Region.
A woman at Sharia Al Haman Hope Refugee Camp in Duhok, Iraq, March 28, 2015. Credit: Daniel ... As part of an ongoing initiative to rebuild the Iraqi town of Karemlesh in the Nineveh Plain, the Knights of Columbus are additionally contributing $250,000 to financially aid the process. Karemlesh ... Easter
In Iraq they have long enjoyed quasi-independence in an enclave in the north-east. But last September Masoud Barzani, the Kurdish president, overreached by calling a referendum for a fully fledged state, defying Baghdad as well as protests from America and Iran. When he refused to back down, ...

There, Islamic State's reign forced thousands to flee to refugee camps, while hundreds had been executed by the group for attempting to escape the area or ... Despite the group's defeat at its main havens across Iraqi provinces, Islamic State continues to launch sporadic attacks across Iraq against troops. insurgents
Around 27,000 refugees have returned to Iraq from neighboring Syria and Turkey since mid-2017, according to the Iraqi government. A total of 22,000 Iraqis went back to the Nineveh province from Al-Hawl refugee camp in Syria, Sattar Nawruz, a spokesman for the Ministry of Migration and Displaced, ...
The Icelandic government regularly sets a quota for selecting refugees from refugee camps abroad for the year. Agreements are made between the national government and local authorities in order to set them up in various municipalities around the country. These families, for example, will be starting their ...
In October, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared that Iraqi troops recaptured Hawija, a main town held by Islamic State in the country. ... There, Islamic State's reign forced thousands to flee to refugee camps, while hundreds had been executed by the group for attempting to escape the area or ...
When I meet them for the first time in early 2017, they're refugees in Greece's biggest refugee camp, Skaramagas, and the hot topic of gossip here is one that few Western kids would relate to. "The thing we talk about most is relocation," says Doski, the tall, spiky-haired 17-year-old who fled Mosul, Iraq, ...
Daesh has lost most of its territories in Syria and Iraq after three-year-long struggles. Its strongholds in Raqqa, Syria, and in Mosul, Iraq, have been re-captured as the group has started retreating. However, its presence in the country's west, in the Yarmouk refugee camp, has not come to an end. On the ...
Jordan has been struggling with the fallout from prolonged conflict in neighboring Syria and Iraq, leading to unemployment of about 18 percent, with twice that rate among the young. At the same time, the kingdom has more than 300,000 registered foreign workers and up to one million unregistered ones, ...
Palestinian refugee camps in various countries are generally in putrid condition; according to a 2012 Washington Post report the camps in Lebanon feature “unspeakable” living conditions and the Lebanese government deprives the Palestinian refugees in the country of rights. Palestinian refugees in Iraq ...
AMMAN — Jordan on Sunday rejected as groundless claims by media reports that weapons were being smuggled from Iraq into Jordan to the Palestinian refugee camps in the Kingdom. The Jordanian borders with Iraq are completely under control by the authorities and the security apparatuses in the ...
Leading Salafi-Jihadis In Ein Al-Hilweh Palestinian Refugee Camp, Lebanon: The Struggle Against Israel Takes Priority Over The Struggles In Iraq And ... have no ties to Al-Qaeda, and that their decision to shift focus was arrived at independently by Salafi-jihadi activists in the refugee camps in Lebanon. Palestinian Refugee
A friendly Iraqi family hid her and her children until they could flee to a refugee camp in Duhok, Iraq, about 100 miles to the northeast. ... As Yazidis waited in refugee camps, U.S. and UN officials devised a plan in keeping with America's decades-old policy of welcoming large numbers of foreigners driven ... Palestinian Refugee

The President and Sabina Higgins visited Eleonas refugee camp, which is run by the Greek authorities with support from the UN Refugee Agency, the International Rescue Commitee and other NGO's. Eleonas ... Born in Eleonas refugee camp in Athens. The parents of this six month-old boy are from Iraq. Palestinian Refugee
Mousa fled the bloodshed in Syria in 2013 and then found refuge with his wife and their four children in Iraqi Kurdistan, where he spent two years in a refugee camp. “This tent represents the hardship of exile in refugee camps, especially in the winter, when the conditions are really bad,” he said, pointing to ... Palestinian Refugee
Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri on Friday voiced doubts regarding the integrity of upcoming parliamentary polls, noting that hundreds of ... According to government figures, roughly half of these have since returned to their homes, while the rest remain in nearby provinces and refugee camps. Palestinian Refugee
“Troops carried out a campaign at refugee camps at al-Habbaniya region, east of Ramadi, after intelligence authorities gathered information that some ... Iraqi forces, backed by a U.S.-led coalition and paramilitary troops, have been fighting since October 2016 to retake territories Islamic State had occupied. Palestinian Refugee
An Iraqi lawmaker has accused security forces of forcibly relocating displaced civilians to their areas in northern and western Iraq. Speaking ... head of a parliamentary committee on displaced civilians, said the Baghdad Operations Command will close a refugee camp in western Baghdad by mid-February. Palestinian Refugee
According to People, the 42-year-old actress traveled to the Za'taari refugee camp with Zahara, 13, and Shiloh, 11. There, the family members visited with people who had fled from the violence of the country's long-running civil war. During the UNHCR visit, Jolie addressed the crowd and called for a better ... Palestinian Refugee
Some Mosul families again return to 'better life' in Kurdistan's refugee camps. By Rudaw 26/1/ ... The refugee camp officials claim that should this continue they would have to reopen closed camps. ... Sunni factions in the Iraqi parliament cited this as a reason for postponing Iraq's elections set for May 12. Palestinian Refugee
97% of Syrian refugees in Iraq live in the KR-I; 37% stay in 9 camps, with the remainder living in urban and periurban areas. Shelter priorities for Syrian refugees include the improvement and upgrading of shelters. Of the 19,000 plots in refugee camps in the KR-I, over 95% have been improved with ... Palestinian Refugee
Rare look at life inside Lesbos' Moria refugee camp. Images capture living conditions the Greek island's largest camp, home to thousands of refugees .... Syrian and Iraqi asylum seekers share a fireplace between their tents. For many Moria camp residents, this is the only way to protect themselves from the ... Palestinian Refugee
The year was 2013 and Abla had just arrived in Domiz Refugee Camp in northern Iraq. She fled Syria with her family when the fighting started in their city. A neighbour's house was bombed and collapsed, killing everyone inside. Abla says they were lucky to be alive but life was hard in the camp. Palestinian Refugee
Domiz refugee camp is nestled between the cities of Mosul and Duhuk in the Kurdish Region of northern Iraq. The camp was opened in 2012 to house around 2,000 refugees, and five years later, it is home to more than 40,000 forcibly displaced people, primarily Syrians fleeing the war. Over the years, the ... Palestinian Refugee
January 11 (Renewables Now) - German firm Autarsys GmbH is to deliver an energy storage system (ESS) for a a refugee camp in Iraq, to work together a 300-kWp solar plant there. The ESS, which will be equipped with intelligent energy management software, will ensure more stable power supply for the ... Palestinian Refugee
Autarsys GmbH is planning to develop an energy storage system and PV project in Mam Rashan, a refugee camp in the Dohuk district of northern Iraq near the Syrian and Turkish borders. Autarsys' energy storage system will be integrated with a 300kW PV project that will secure a more stable supply of ... Palestinian Refugee
The German company will install the solar plus storage system in the Mam Rashan refugee camp, located in the Dohuk district of northern Iraq, near the Syrian and Turkish borders. Currently 10,000 people are located there. The system is expected to be operational by this spring, with additional funding ... Palestinian Refugee
Refugee camps in Anbar still host tens of thousands of displaced families. ... areas of Iraq in 2014 to proclaim a self-styled “Islamic Caliphate”. Palestinian Refugee
Iraqi forces declared the recapture of Hawija, Islamic State's haven in Kirkuk, ... The situation had forced thousands to flee to refugee camps. Palestinian Refugee
They met in Iraq in a refugee camp where they got married and their two daughters and a son were born. The fourth child, a boy, was born in ... Palestinian Refugee
Feature: Iraqi children with war trauma cling to hopes for better future ... The advance of IS extremist group in Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's western ... his visit to the refugee camps in Baghdad and the provinces of Salahudin, ... Palestinian Refugee
IDPs – IDP protection is a significant part of UNHCR's work in Iraq. ... Of the 19,000 plots in refugee camps in the KR-I, over 95% have been ... Palestinian Refugee
“Full understand”: The new language of the Lesvos refugee camp ... American troops during the Iraq War, and the word in time became a derogatory ... creole spoken only in the militarised refugee camps of Fortress Europe. Palestinian Refugee
Sharya refugee camp in Northern Iraq was set up to shelter people .... the number of sexual assaults in Iraqi refugee camps is hard to come by, ... Palestinian Refugee
Six others are believed to be living at various refugee camps in Iraq, but ... six nieces and nephews at a refugee camp in Dohuk in northern Iraq, ... Palestinian Refugee
After a visit to refugee camps in Bangladesh this month, Simon Henshaw, ... Rohingya refugee children walk at Moynerghona refugee camp in ... Palestinian Refugee
IS left clinging to scraps in Syria and Iraq ... Away from the barren frontier region, IS retains a presence in the Yarmuk refugee camp and the Hajar Aswad district ... Iraqi forces are currently waging a final offensive along their side of the ... The frontier area of Iraq's Anbar province is dominated by a handful of ... Palestinian Refugee
The Syrian refugee education response in Iraq focuses mainly three ... learning campaigns were conducted throughout refugee camps and ... Palestinian Refugee
There have been no initiatives from the Iraqi government to help the ... Qasim and her family fled to a refugee camp in Turkey, where she ... Palestinian Refugee
Iraq stops KRG medical supply, causing shortage for locals, IDPs. By ... clinic run by Doctors Without Borders at a refugee camp in the Kurdistan Region. ... ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – The Iraqi government has cut off Kurdish ... Palestinian Refugee
Soldiers were readying to take over the refugee camp – established by ... people from Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Burma and other nations. Palestinian Refugee
Thanks to a partnership between Global Samaritan Resources and the U.S. Air Force, 322,000 meals are on the way from Abilene to northern ... Palestinian Refugee
... surgeon served twice this year at nonprofit emergency field hospital in Iraq .... The Iraqi government and other factions were making a determined effort ... go home to relatives, to a rehabilitation hospital or to refugee camps. Palestinian Refugee
In late July, Iraqi security forces wrested back control of Mosul, Iraq's ... Children try to sell chocolates to passengers nearby refugee camps, ... Palestinian Refugee
In an interview with the Russian news agency Sputnik, Yazidis living in the Dohuk refugee camp in northern Iraq told reporters about their ... Palestinian Refugee
Since 2003, there have been 4 million Iraqi refugees. The world's largest refugee camp, Dadaab, in Kenya, has housed as many as 500,000 ... Palestinian Refugee


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