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jane arraf
Journalist, writer. Happily roaming Iraq and other places on the crossroads of history.
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The Economist Feb 4
Refugees are reasonable people in desperate circumstances. Let them in but regulate the flow
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Barbara Plett Feb 4
tells rally he won't give details about his anti- strategy so as not to tip off the enemy
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jane arraf Feb 4
'We have reached our limits' foreign minister tells conference. Doesn't bode well for 17,000 Syrian civilians at border.
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jane arraf Feb 4
you too! Glad you're back out in the field!
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jane arraf Jan 31
Still 2 weeks away but already decked out for endearingly odd obsession - Valentine’s Day.
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jane arraf Jan 29
yeah, I think the cats won this round.
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jane arraf Jan 29
I have never been able to look at cats again as just cute and fuzzy after that...
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jane arraf Jan 29
Cats thriving in post-war . Don’t ask how. On assignment for on after Anbar.
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jane arraf Jan 28
'When it goes, it's going to go fast' - General McFarland on possible collapse of 's dam. Says impossible to predict when.
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jane arraf Jan 28
began monitoring dam last month to determine danger of collapse, working with on possible evacuation plan - US general.
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jane arraf Jan 28
military discussing contingency plans with government if dam breaks. Repairs needed for years but workers have fled.
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Andrew Stroehlein Jan 27
Politics of fear led governments around globe to roll back human rights during 2015.
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jane arraf Jan 23
It's a remote First Nations (Aboriginal) community - a lot of issues and a lot of despair in many of them.
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jane arraf Jan 23
Beauty and angst at annual exhibition of artists union.
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AmnestyInternational Jan 20
Evidence of deliberate mass destruction in Peshmerga-controlled villages in Northern :
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Barry Malone Jan 20
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Karl Sharro Jan 19
I liked the European guides for refugees so I made a similar guide for how the West should behave in the Middle East
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jane arraf Jan 18
New chief Filippo Grandi says not optimistic it will be easy to persuade , others to open more routes to starving civilians.
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jane arraf Jan 18
New top refugee official to propose Europe fast-track legal routes for asylum seekers to deter thousands from crossing illegally
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jane arraf Jan 18
New chief says in he will be asking European countries at March conference to take 'tens of thousands' of Syrian refugees.
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