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New research suggests that a high number of Iraqi refugees are affected by brain and nervous system disorders, including those who are victims of torture and the disabled.
Experts to Analyze Needs of Displaced Iraqis as Security Improves in Iraq WASHINGTON, April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ken Bacon, president of Refugees International, and Kristele Younes, senior advocate at Refugees International, will analyze how the new security climate in Iraq has not yet translated into increased services for displaced Iraqis at a National Press Club Newsmaker press conference at 10 a.m.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, January 12th, 2009 Matt Dillon and Sarah Jessica Parker will join Refugees International to host a one-night only performance of the critically acclaimed George Packer play, Betrayed, at the Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater.
Matt Dillon, Sarah Jessica Parker and Refugees International are to be the hosts of a one-night-only performance of George Packer's Betrayed in Washington. The play about three young Iraqi translators who risk their lives for Americans in Iraq is to be performed at the Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater Jan.
First group of Iraqi refugees leave Egypt for home CAIRO, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- The first batch of Iraqi refugees in Egypt left Cairo for home on Monday, Egypt's official MENA news agency reported.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).