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Up to 10 years after fleeing violence in their country, many Iraqi refugees living in Jordan are poor, failing to integrate, and unable to return home or get resettled in a third country. Their condition - already worsening due to funding cuts in recent years - is now being overshadowed by the Syrian refugee crisis, leaving them increasingly vulnerable, even as more Iraqi refugees flee to Jordan every month.

#tcot #teaparty #union #iww #occupy #ows #p2 #p2 #tlot PRESIDENT ERDOĞAN CALLS ON UN TO TAKE NECESSARY ACTIONS IN SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS http://www.dailysabah.com/politics/2014/11/03/un-west-fail-the-test-for-syrian-and-iraqi-refugees Turkey spent $4.5 billion for refugees from Syria and Iraq while the rest of the world combined to send $200 million, said Erdoğan, criticizing the U.N. and the West's lack of compassion...

Molly Crabapple went to the Domiz refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan to record the stories of Syrians forced from their homes by war and suffering.

Syrian, Afghan and Iraqi refugees are arriving in record numbers on the shores of crisis-wracked Greece. This article shows why.

Syria’s refugees are a golden opportunity for Europe

European states have an opportunity to turn their Syrian refugee crisis into an opportunity—if only they have the vision to do so.

#UnitedNations officials say at least 10,000 #refugees are here – mostly #Syrians, with some #Iraqis and #NorthAfricans among them – and their number is expected to increase by nearly 2,000 a day. #Greek officials have warned that this month at least 70,000 refugees will be trapped in #Greece, creating a #humanitarian crisis for a cash-strapped country struggling with debilitating #debt since the 2008 #financial crash.

In a stinging rebuke to President Barack Obama by Republicans as well as members of his own party, the House ignored a veto threat Thursday and overwhelmingly approved Republican legislation erecting fresh hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees trying to enter the United States.