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jane arraf
Journalist, writer. Happily roaming Iraq, other places to report for television and newspapers inc Jazeera English and America and the Christian Science Monitor
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honored and thrilled to be asked! Thanks for your great work for refugees and for traveling so far to hear their stories.
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Borzou Daragahi May 19
A sandstorm ate my homework, US officials say after 's Ramadi falls to ISIS
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jane arraf May 18
"We've been fighting for 1-1/2 years . We couldn't fight anymore' Anbar official says as falls. The real fight yet to come.
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Iraq Monitor May 18
The Guardian: Shia militias face challenge to win back Ramadi from Isis
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Patty Culhane May 18
How will US spin fall of Ramadi? "It has been surrounded for a year so the surprise is that it took ISIL this long."
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Patrick Osgood May 17
Truly dreadful developments in Ramadi; PM's worst crisis to date. Empowers rivals, further delegitimises state. Abadi overtaken by events.
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Jon Lee Anderson May 17
That pretty much does seem to be the size of things. Time to start worrying, maybe.
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jane arraf May 17
officially would be a different matter I'd think...
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jane arraf May 17
Over-used phrase 'Ramadi is falling' could now be true with Operations Command post at risk. Shia miltias likely to now join fight
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UNRWA May 15
The left many Palestine refugees with only what they could carry on their backs.
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Maryam Nemazee May 15
Talking to top of next hour abt developments in as raise their flag over govnt HQ of provincial capital
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jane arraf May 15
compound symbolically important but was lost months before ISIL took over Mosul - there are many ways to lose a province.
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jane arraf May 15
Anbar government hopes air strikes, special forces will take back Ramadi government compound but says more fighters, weapons needed.
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jane arraf May 15
spokesman says controls government offices, police HQ but city hasn't fallen as Anbar operations command still intact.
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New York Times World May 15
Welcomed by no nation, Rohingya migrants are found adrift in the Andaman Sea with little food.
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Claire Bolderson May 14
Dear , please define "Top News"
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Patrick Youssef May 11
Newborn babies of displaced families in living in tents. Painful; increases aid
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jane arraf May 11
hi Robin thanks
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deborah amos May 10
a new role for deposed Arab leaders?
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jane arraf May 10
More from the wonderful Wasmaa al-Agha and her beautiful women. She is sadly lost to us but her art lives on.
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