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For refugee program, we need something more than Inspector General Hotlines!

From time to time I hear from people who have some waste, fraud, or abuse they want to report involving the UN/US Refugee Admissions Program (RAP). 261 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Where are you Wrapsnet?

Update!  Good news! Just got word that it is up and running! Haven’t tried it yet, but blowing kisses to the State Department web designer!  Guess we will never know if it took a nudge or they just hadn’t gotten around to it yet! 447 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Turkey threatens to unleash millions of Syrian Muslims on Europe (again)

Invasion of Europe news….

The EU is between a rock and a hard place!

Remember Turkey is not our friend (Obama’s, but not ours)!

From the… 425 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Russia censures US call for ban on Syria-bound fuel tankers

Russia has blasted the US for urging other countries to deny port access to Russian oil tankers heading to Syria to deliver fuel to Moscow’s jets, which are on anti-terror mission in the Arab country. 287 more words

Syria

​Russia: US Assessment of Situation in Syria 'Biased', 'Unprofessional'

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday that militants groups in Syria are failing to stop the advance of the Syrian army and described the US State Department’s assessment of current situation in Syria as ‘biased and unprofessional’. 519 more words

Syria

Not good: Nikki Haley to be Trump Ambassador to United Nations

But I guess we should be glad that she isn’t going to be Secretary of State.  It would have been much better all around if she had been tapped as Ambassador to India (as several of our readers suggested!) See breaking news at… 390 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Statement by Secretary Kerry: Transgender Day of Remembrance

Repost from U.S. Department of State

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, the United States solemnly honors the memory of the many transgender individuals who lost their lives to senseless acts of violence. 217 more words

Gender Identity