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Our New Health Clinic in the Qoratu IDP Camp

In the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, thousands of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) are searching for a safe place to be sheltered from the fighting that’s enveloped the area. 157 more words

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Our New Mobile Clinic in Iraq

In Iraqi-Kurdistan, we’re currently waiting for the new refugee camps to be opened in Qoratu and Tazade where we will be treating the camps’ inhabitants at our two… 157 more words

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Car Bomb Attack On US Consulate In Iraq Kills One

One person has died, and five others are wounded, after a car bomb targeted the US consulate in the Iraqi Kurdistan city of Erbil. 160 more words


Global Disasters/ Significant Events - March 23, 2015

Iraqi Kurdistan nears breaking point

More than 1 million people internally displaced by the terrorist group ISIL, recently calling itself Islamic State (IS), in Addition to 225,000 refugees from Syria are taking a devastating economic and social toll on Iraqi Kurdistan, says… 617 more words

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A peek at the Kurdish Textile Museum

In a tent made with black woven goat hair in the Kurdish Textile Museum in the Citadel in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan, I stood on Kurdish carpets woven in the early 1900s. 95 more words

Northern Iraq: One Health Clinic Transferred, Two More Being Built

Our program in a Khanaqin displaced persons camp is completed as we transfer our health clinic in the camp over to local health authorities. The Khanaqin health clinic treats at least 50 people a day. 185 more words

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