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2013-12-12 23:02:16

Give an Hour™, a national nonprofit organization providing free mental health services to members of the military, veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, their loved ones, and their communities, offers counseling and other mental health services to anyone needing help, including those with less-than-honorable discharges. Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Give an Hour™, a national nonprofit organization providing mental health services, at no cost, to members of the military,...

2013-12-10 10:40:19

Private contractors who worked in Iraq, Afghanistan or other conflict environments over the past two years report suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression more often than military personnel who served in recent conflicts, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Researchers found that among the contractors studied, 25 percent met criteria for PTSD, 18 percent screened positive for depression and half reported alcohol misuse. Despite the troubles, relatively few get...

2013-12-06 20:21:53

PARIS, December 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fate of Iranian refugees abducted in Iraq, duties of the US, EU and UN among issues of discussion Iran News Update has confirmed that several prominent American and international dignitaries will address the International Conference on Iran in Paris on Saturday, Dec 7. According to several sources, a key issue of discussion at the conference will be the nuclear agreement recently signed with Tehran by the five permanent...

2013-12-05 08:23:05

DALLAS, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas, an independent exploration and production company based in Dallas, Texas, will present at the 4(th) Basra International Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition held between December 6 and December 7, 2013 at the Basra International Fairground in Basra, Iraq. The 17-minute presentation entitled "U.S. Energy Renaissance Shifts Power Away from the Middle East" will be delivered by Breitling's chief executive officer Chris...

2013-12-04 16:24:43

BRUSSELS, December 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand full compliance of Tehran with UN Security Council resolutions before any easing of sanctions On Wednesday, Dec. 4, senior members from various political groups within the European Parliament condemned the continuation of gross human rights violations in Iran under the Rouhani presidency. They also warned against offering any concessions to the mullahs in return for their hollow gestures on the nuclear dispute, and...

2013-12-03 12:25:29

BRUSSELS, December 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Belgian lawmakers call on the government to place efforts to save lives of Iranian dissidents taken hostage in Iraq, provide security for Camp Liberty In a meeting in the Belgian Senate on Tuesday, December 3rd, Belgian lawmakers from various political groups urged the Belgian government to take action on the European Union level to impel the Iraqi government to immediately release the seven resistance members taken hostage and...

2013-11-26 12:21:19

4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey (Former Drug Czar), Gen. Eric Shinseki (Sec Of Veterans Affairs), Actress & Justice For Vets Senior Director Melissa Fitzgerald, Iraq-Afghanistan Returning Veterans, Judges Speak 1 in 6 Returning Vets Suffers from Substance Abuse, 1 in 5 a Mental Health Condition; "National Crisis of Alarming Proportions" 8-10 AM, Mon. December 2, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, DC, 2660 Woodley Rd NW; Open to Media Also Joint Chiefs Of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey To...

2013-11-26 08:20:13

LONDON, November 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolving nature of security threats globally The Rt. Hon. Baron West of Spithead, Former Minister for Security and First Sea Lord, spoke last month to a captive audience at the Security in Challenging Environments Week, discussing many issues around current threats faced at the moment including analyzing different types of security risks, from the physical through to cyber threats. "My Lords, ladies and gentlemen as a...

2013-11-19 16:20:46

4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey (Former Drug Czar), Gen. Eric Shinseki (Sec Of Veterans Affairs), Actress & Justice For Vets Senior Director Melissa Fitzgerald, Iraq-Afghanistan Returning Veterans, Judges Speak 1 in 6 Returning Vets Suffers from Substance Abuse, 1 in 5 a Mental Health Condition; "National Crisis of Alarming Proportions" 8-10 AM, Mon. December 2, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, DC, 2660 Woodley Rd NW; Open to Media Also Joint Chiefs Of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey To...

2013-11-13 08:21:59

Special SALUTE Program Available Until January 31, 2014 FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a special thank you to members of the military who have served in Iraq or Afghanistan, The Genetics & IVF Institute (GIVF), is offering those who served in those areas double the discounts normally available to active duty and twenty-year retired military and their spouses on both traditional in vitro fertilization (IVF) and donor egg IVF fertility treatment, including some...


Latest Iraq Reference Libraries

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2008-02-05 14:33:28

The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.

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2007-10-23 17:27:13

The Caucasian Squirrel or Persian Squirrel (Sciurus anomalus), is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found throughout Armenia,Azerbaijan, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and Turkey. It is naturally found to thrive in temperate forests.

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2009-03-06 14:58:59

The White-tailed Lapwing or White-tailed Plover (Vanellus leucurus) is a species of wading bird found in Iraq, Iran and southern Russia. Birds from Iraq and Iran are mostly resident, but Russian birds are migratory and winter in south Asia, the Middle East and northeast Africa. It thrives in inland marshes. This medium-sized lapwing has long legs and a fairly long bill. The adult is slim and erect. It has a brown back and foreneck, paler face and gray breast. It has long yellow legs, a...

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