July 30, 2009 | Pamela Snyder | Tagged as: Chad, Congress, DR Congo, Sudan, U.S. Administration, United Nations, Protection & Security
Refugees International was back on Capitol Hill yesterday, as Peacekeeping Advocate Erin Weir testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
July 28, 2009 | Limnyuy Konglim | Tagged as: Uganda
Since the leader of the LRA, Joseph Kony, refused to sign the Final Peace Agreement last fall, the international community has been debating
July 24, 2009 | Vanessa Parra | Tagged as: Congress, South Sudan, Sudan, U.S. Administration, United Nations, Humanitarian Response
Earlier this week a decision from The Hague determined the boundary between north and south Sudan around the town of Abyei.
July 22, 2009 | Melanie Teff | Tagged as: Iran
Shadi Sadr, a remarkable Iranian women’s rights activist, was beaten and arrested on Friday July 17 and is being held in detention.
July 20, 2009 | Jake Kurtzer | Tagged as: Congress, Iraq, U.S. Administration
While America’s attention has shifted to the war in Afghanistan and Pakistan, recent news reports about the targeting of Christian Iraqis have turned a few eyes back towards the violence within Iraq.