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Young Ambassadors participate in 5K run/walk as the face of Iraq's most vulnerable children

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:02:00 EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Iraqi Children Foundation (ICF) will host its 5th Annual "In Their Shoes" 5K run/walk on May 20, 2017 at the US Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Virginia. The 5K will benefit Iraq's most vulnerable: orphans, street...

Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges Employees of DOD Contractors in Iraq/Afghanistan to Call About Rewards if Their Employer is Overbilling for Hours or Services Never Rendered

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:35:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corporate Whistleblower Center says, "We are urging employees of contractors providing services to the Department of Defense in Iraq or Afghanistan to call us anytime at 866-714-6466 if their employer is involved in any of the following types o...

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El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, presidente de la Conferencia de Liderazgo Cristiano Hispano Nacional, da a conocer declaración en respuesta al memorando de implementación del DHS

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:36:00 EST

(image) SACRAMENTO, California, 21 de febrero de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, presidente de la Conferencia de Liderazgo Cristiano Hispano Nacional (National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, NHCLC), da a conocer la siguiente declaración en respuesta al...

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Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President Of The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, Issues Statement in Response to DHS Implementation Memoranda

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:49:00 EST

(image) SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC), issues the following statement in response to recently issued DHS implementation memoranda on immigration enforcement: "While many...

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South Sudan Plunges into Preventable Catastrophe: 100,000 People Face Famine in Unity State

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:06:00 EST

(image) JUBA, South Sudan and NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Action Against Hunger issued an urgent call for political leadership to end the conflict in South Sudan in response to the official declaration of famine in Unity State, where an estimated 100,000 people face...

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Panama forecasts Latin America's highest economic growth rate for 2017

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:05:00 EST

PANAMA CITY, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Panama's Ministry of Economy and Finance has announced that it projects the country's economic growth for 2017 at 5.8%, the highest rate among all Latin American economies, thanks to strong performance in a variety of sectors including...

Albright Institute At Wellesley College Assembles Experts For Public Dialogue On The Global Refugee Crisis

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:00:00 EST

(image) WELLESLEY, Mass., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, February 26, the Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs at Wellesley College will convene two panels of international leaders and experts for a public forum on the global refugee crisis and its many...

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NFL Stars Visit the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:47:00 EST

(image) JERUSALEM, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFL All-Stars (National Football League) team visiting Israel, stopped for an experiential visit to the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem. The Stars: Calais Campbell (Arizona Cardinals), Michael Kendricks (Philadelphia Eagles) and Delaney...

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25 Countries Contribute To Updated Clean200 List From As You Sow And Corporate Knights

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST

(image) OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, As You Sow and Corporate Knights released the updated version of the Carbon Clean 200™, a list of the 200 largest publicly traded companies making significant revenue from clean energy. China continues to play a leading role with 3...

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International Religious Freedom Garners Bipartisan Support in Congress

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:15:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International religious freedom issues are growing in urgency and importance worldwide, and today the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative is releasing the International Religious Freedom Congressional Scorecard for the 114th session of...

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Die Angolanische Nationalbank enthüllt in Paris ihre Strategie für internationale Anerkennung

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:41:00 EST

(image) PARIS, February 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Reform des regulatorischen Rahmens und der Bankenaufsicht in Angola   Eine Delegation der Angolanischen Nationalbank (Banco Nacional de Angola, BNA) unter der Leitung von Gouverneur Valter Duarte da Silva traf sich in Paris mit der Banque de...

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La Banque nationale d'Angola révèle sa stratégie de reconnaissance internationale à Paris

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:39:00 EST

(image) PARIS, February 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Réforme du cadre réglementaire et de surveillance bancaire en Angola   Une délégation de la Banque nationale d'Angola (BNA), dirigée par le gouverneur Valter Duarte da Silva, était à Paris pour des rencontres avec la Banque de France et d'au...

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National Bank of Angola Reveals International Recognition Strategy in Paris

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:55:00 EST

(image) PARIS, February 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Reform of the regulatory framework and banking supervision in Angola A delegation of the National Bank of Angola (BNA) headed by Governor Valter Duarte da Silva was in Paris for meetings with the Bank of France and other French banking...

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Supreme Court Allows Courts To Change Intent Of International Consumer Protection Treaty

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:08:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Supreme Court has allowed an anti-consumer 9th Circuit Court of Appeals 2-1 ruling to stand, requiring consumers to file lawsuits in multiple countries to preserve protections afforded by the treaty that governs all claims against...

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Saudi Foreign Minister: Iran Is the Biggest State Sponsor of Terrorism

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:31:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said that Iran was the "biggest state sponsor of terrorism in the world." He made the remarks today in an address before the Munich Security Conference. Minister Al-Jubeir cited several...

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Mike Huckabee receives Friend of Zion Award for his support for Israel

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 02:00:00 EST

(image) JERUSALEM, Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Mike Huckabee Presidential Candidate in 2016 received the Friend of Zion award at gala event in Jerusalem. Dr. Mike D. Evans, founder of the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem presented him with the award for his support for the State of...

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CAIR Calls on Feds to Probe Call to Violence Against U.S. Muslims at N.C. Meeting of Hate Groups

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:11:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today urged state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate an alleged call to violence against American Muslims...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 18: Oh, Canada

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: OH, CANADA Profile America — Saturday, February 18th, February 18th. Although Canada has been self-governing since 1867, it wasn't until this date...

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Citant une décision de la Cour de Milan, le président d'une ONG d'Azerbaïdjan rejette des allégations de corruption

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:48:00 EST

BAKU, Azerbaïdjan, February 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- L'Azerbaïdjan a rejeté des allégations de corruption à l'Assemblée parlementaire du Conseil de l'Europe (APCE), faisant état d'une décision de justice en Italie, qui a décidé de ne pas engager de poursuites contre l'homme politique...

El Príncipe Heredero de Dubai planifica Dubai 10X

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:51:00 EST

(image) DUBAI, EAU, February 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- - Dubai 10X: El Príncipe Heredero de Dubai dirige todas las entidades gubernamentales para ser alteradas y posicionarse a 10 años por delante del resto de ciudades    El primer gobierno en el mundo en establecer X-Units a trav...

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