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August 19th, 2008
Iraqi Exodus
Additional Web Resources

CIA World Factbook: Syria, Jordan, and Iraq
Information about each country’s history, population, geography, government, military and economy, compiled by the CIA.

Articles and statistics about the Iraqi refugee crisis from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees.

Five Years Later, A Hidden Crisis
Report on the International Rescue Committee’s visit to Syria and Jordan in February 2008. Includes descriptions of living conditions, personal stories, graphs, charts and policy recommendations.

Refugees International: Iraq
News and policy recommendations from the non-profit organization Refugees International.

Bearing Witness: Five Years of the Iraq War
Multimedia history of the war in Iraq, including maps, photos and videos from Reuters reporters.

A Long Road for Iraq’s Refugees
Recent article on U.S. and Iraqi government policy related to the refugee crisis, from the Council on Foreign Relations.

Living Beyond Borders: Blogging the Iraqi Displacement Crisis
Blog about the Iraqi refugee crisis from the American Friends Service Committee’s Wage Peace Campaign.

Timeline: U.S. Government Response to Iraqi Refugee Crisis
Milestones in the U.S. and international response to the Iraqi refugee crisis from the non-profit Human Rights First.

The List Project
U.S. non-profit founded in 2007 to help resettle Iraqis who are imperiled due to their affiliation with the U.S. Website includes statistics, a timeline and FAQs about the Iraqi refugee crisis.

Iraq Action Days
Coalition of over 20 humanitarian organizations working for peace in Iraq.

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