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by Staff
March 25, 2015
IRAP Client Featured in Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone recently published an article highlighting the struggle against the Islamic State (ISIS) in Baghdad, offering readers a glimpse of what life is currently like on the ground there, as conveyed through the stories of a number of Iraqi individuals. One of the individuals featured, here called Ahmed, is a current IRAP client. Ahmed is […]

by Staff
March 23, 2015
The Nation Covers IRAP & Current Lawsuit Against State, DHS

As part of ongoing coverage of IRAP’s lawsuit against the US government on behalf of nine Iraqis, The Nation published a story highlighting the lawsuit’s significance in light of America’s invasion of Iraq more than a decade ago. Since invading Iraq twelve years ago, the United States has failed to implement an effective system of protection […]

by Staff
March 11, 2015
IRAP on NPR: Iraqi Interpreters Sue US Government Over Delays

News of IRAP’s landmark lawsuit against the US government is spreading wide! This morning, NPR Morning Edition covered the story. We’re thrilled with their excellent interpretation of what’s at stake, and what this lawsuit represents. If you missed it this morning, you can listen to the segment here.

by Staff
March 11, 2015
IRAP on CBS Evening News: US Lags in Fulfilling Promise to Iraqis

Last night, CBS Evening News featured the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) on a segment highlighting IRAP’s groundbreaking lawsuit against the US government, on behalf of nine Iraqis whose lives are threatened because of their work with US forces. The segment features an interview with IRAP’s National Policy Director, Katie Reisner, and Anna Werner, of […]

by Staff
March 11, 2015
Press Release: IRAP and Freshfields File Landmark Lawsuit Against Secretary of State Kerry, Secretary of Homeland Security Johnson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IRAQI REFUGEE ASSISTANCE PROJECT AND FRESHFIELDS FILE LANDMARK LAWSUIT AGAINST SECRETARY OF STATE KERRY, SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY JOHNSON Obama Administration has failed to implement bipartisan legislation and to protect Iraqi civilians whose lives are under “serious threat” as a consequence of their life-threatening work in support of U.S. troops New York, […]

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