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Feb 13, 2017, 19:37 ET Saudi-Led Coalition in Yemen: Safeguarding Civilians Remains Foremost Priority

In a statement issued today, the Saudi-led Arab Coalition to Support Legitimacy in Yemen restated its commitment to protecting civilians in Yemen...


Feb 13, 2017, 13:45 ET NCRI-US: Press Conference Revealing IRGC's Terrorist Training Camps in Iran for Foreign Fighters

The National Council of Resistance of Iran, U.S. Representative Office (NCRI-US) will hold a press conference to reveal for the first time...


Feb 13, 2017, 10:00 ET American Citizens Abroad, Inc. (ACA) announces changes to approach to Residency-based taxation for Americans overseas

Today ACA announced changes to its baseline approach to transitioning from citizenship-based taxation of Americans abroad to residency-based...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:58 ET How to Fix President Trump's "Travel Ban" Executive Order; a 9/11 Commission Counsel's Perspective

Former 9/11 Commission border counsel and Special Counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Janice Kephart of Identity Strategy Partners,...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:47 ET The Rockefeller Foundation Awards Grants to Organizations Supporting and Defending Refugees and Immigrants

The Rockefeller Foundation announced today that it will be making grants of $500,000 each to the ACLU Foundation, the International Rescue...


Feb 12, 2017, 20:00 ET OIL Rebrands to Vistra

Vistra, one of the world's leading service providers in international incorporations, trust, fiduciary, and fund administration services,...


Feb 11, 2017, 14:18 ET U.S. Honors Saudi Crown Prince for Counterterrorism Efforts

Crown Prince Mohammad bin Naif, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, was awarded the Central Intelligence Agency's George Tenet Medal...


Feb 10, 2017, 15:09 ET NAFTA Makes North America Great(er): Scotiabank Economics Report

TORONTO, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Scotiabank Economics today released the first of its North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Reports...


Feb 10, 2017, 14:27 ET ADVISORY: Illinois' legal community to welcome and honor African anti-slavery heroes; commemorate Lincoln's birthday

The Chicago-based non-profit The Abolition Institute, profiled by CNN for its work honoring the legacy of the "Land of Lincoln" by fighting modern...


Feb 10, 2017, 12:35 ET SAR la Princesa Haya y sus hijos donan 40 millones de dólares

SAR la Princesa Haya y sus hijos donan 40 millones de dólares en memoria de SM el difunto Rey Hussein Bin Talal y SM la difunta Reina Alia Al...


Feb 10, 2017, 08:40 ET S.A.R. la princesse Haya et ses enfants font un don de 40 millions de dollars en mémoire de S.M. le défunt roi Hussein Bin Talal et de S.M. la défunte reine Alia Al Hussein pour lutter contre la faim et la pauvreté dans le Royaume de Jordanie

S.A.R. la princesse Haya Bint Al Hussein, épouse de S.A. le cheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice-président et premier ministre des Émirats...


Feb 10, 2017, 06:00 ET HRH Princess Haya and Her Children Donate $40 Million in Memory of HM the Late King Hussein Bin Talal and HM the Late Queen Alia Al Hussein to Fight Hunger and Poverty Across Kingdom of Jordan

HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of...


Feb 09, 2017, 19:43 ET CAIR Applauds Appeals Court's Ruling Against Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Executive Order

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed a federal...


Feb 09, 2017, 19:23 ET ACLJ: Appeals Court Decision On President Trump's National Security Order "Disappointing" And Puts Our Nation In Grave Danger

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed an amicus brief backing President Trump's order designed to enhance our national...


Feb 09, 2017, 15:17 ET More travel complications from U.S. authorities: IRS to revoke Americans' passports for unpaid taxes

It's not just citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries who are facing a U.S.-enforced travel ban. Under new rules, American citizens too could...


Feb 09, 2017, 09:39 ET From Syria to South Sudan: Effective Giving Requires a Whole New Playbook

Even in the gravest humanitarian crises, compassionate donors have the power to help people who are suffering. But in crisis-ridden areas like...


Feb 09, 2017, 07:28 ET Schweizerische Flüchtlingshilfe SFH: La protezione dei richiedenti asilo in Italia tra diritto e cruda realtà

Rapporto di monitoraggio sui trasferimenti di famiglie in Italia in applicazione del Regolamento Dublino III Il Danish Refugee Council e...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:44 ET South African Man Arrested for Laundering HIV/AIDS Program Funds

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest this week of Dr. Eugene Sickle,...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:17 ET Members of Christians United for Israel Head to Austin in Support of Anti-BDS Legislation

On Thursday, members of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation's largest pro-Israel organization, will join with Texas state legislators...


Feb 08, 2017, 10:30 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan Declined

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan decreased 1.3 percent in December 2016 to 103.5 (2010=100). The Conference Board...


Feb 08, 2017, 05:58 ET Red Cross Provide Prepaid Solution to Support Refugees

Global humanitarian and aid organisation, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), has selected Prepaid...


Feb 07, 2017, 15:15 ET Census Bureau: Top Five U.S. Trading Partners in Goods in 2016: China, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Germany

Today the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis issued full year 2016 U.S. international trade in goods and services data. The top...


Feb 07, 2017, 12:53 ET Das 19. Africa Energy Forum möchte die Verbindungen zwischen Afrika, Dänemark und allen nordischen Ländern stärken

Das 19. jährliche Africa Energy Forum (AEF) wurde für den 7. bis 9. Juni in Kopenhagen angekündigt. Die Entscheidung, das Forum in Dänemark zu...


Feb 07, 2017, 12:29 ET FAIR Hails Much-Needed Reforms, Reductions to Outdated, Unfair Immigration System

The following statement was issued by Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein while hailing the introduction of the...