Iraqi Refugees

Iraqi Refugees - One in five Iraqis have been displaced The...

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One in five Iraqis have been displaced The UN Refugee Agency and the International Organization for Migration in 2007 estimated that almost 5 million Iraqis had been displaced by violence in their country The vast majority of which had fled since 2003 Over 2.8 million vacated their homes for safer areas within Iraq , while 2.3 million Most Iraqis are determined to be resettled to Europe or North America, and few consider return to Iraq an option Iraqis have no legal work options in most host countries & are increasingly Challenges in finding housing , obtaining food host Resources depleted, small numbers of Iraqis have returned to Iraq in the past few months Most who returned to Iraq were subsequently displaced again
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Iraqi Refugees in Jordan Iraqi refugees in Amman try to register their children for a program that would allow them to attend private schools this fall Many Iraqis – even those who were well-off, must now rely on Humanitarian Assistance
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Neighboring countries are overwhelmed by the massive influx of Iraqi refugees Jordan, Lebanon and Syria consider Iraqis as “guests
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2009 for the course GCU EEE taught by Professor Larson during the Fall '08 term at ASU.

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