Austria Arrests Nine Iraqis Over Gang Rape Of German Woman
Nine Iraqi asylum seekers and refugees have been arrested over the alleged gang rape of a 28-year-old German woman in Vienna on New Year’s Day, Austrian police said on Monday, a case likely to fuel pu...
The Art Of Syrian Refugees Sends A Message. Is Anyone Listening?
Syria's refugees are waiting for a new life. The artists among them are depicting this life in limbo — and their memories of the country they left behind.
Hostility over ID card for Afghan refugee on 1984 National Geographic cover
Three decades after she became an icon, an ID card mugshot of Sharbat Gula has become a symbol of Pakistani hostility towards refugees from Afghanistan
Austria Arrests Nine Iraqis Over Gang Rape Of German Woman
Nine Iraqi asylum seekers and refugees have been arrested over the alleged gang rape of a 28-year-old German woman in Vienna on New Year’s Day, Austrian police said on Monday, a case likely to fuel pu...
Mohamed Harkat
Mohamed Harkat (Arabic: محمد حركات‎) (born August 6, 1968, Algeria) is a native-born Algerian and permanent resident of Canada who was arrested in 2002 on suspicion of ties to terrorism and ...
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IDPs in the United States
There are about 1,000,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the United States. These are people from the Gulf States region in the southern United States, most notably New Orleans, Louisiana, col...
IDPs in the United States - Wikipedia
The Art Of Syrian Refugees Sends A Message. Is Anyone Listening?
Syria's refugees are waiting for a new life. The artists among them are depicting this life in limbo — and their memories of the country they left behind.
Hostility over ID card for Afghan refugee on 1984 National Geographic cover
Three decades after she became an icon, an ID card mugshot of Sharbat Gula has become a symbol of Pakistani hostility towards refugees from Afghanistan
Draško Bogdanović
Drasko Bogdanovic (or Draško Bogdanović, (Serbian Cyrillic: Драшко Богдановић born 1977 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia) is a Serbian-Canadian artist, portraitist and photographer of h...
Britons in Pakistan
Britons in Pakistan (Urdu: برطانوی باشندے‎) consist of British people and their descendants who emigrated from the United Kingdom. A sizeable number of Britons in Pakistan are British Pakist...
Symon Petliura
Symon Vasylyovych Petliura (Ukrainian: Си́мон Васи́льович Петлю́ра, Russian: Симо́н Васи́льевич Петлю́ра; May 10, 1879 – May 25, 1926) was a publicist, writer, journalist, Ukrainian politician...
Symon Petliura - Wikipedia
Jerzy Lewi
Jerzy Lewi (22 April 1949, Wrocław – 30 October 1972, Lund) was a Polish chess master.He won five-times Polish Junior championships in 1965–1969. He took 3rd, behind Anatoly Karpov and Andras Adorjan,...
Nâzım Hikmet Ran
Nâzım Hikmet Ran (15 January 1902 – 3 June 1963), commonly known as Nâzım Hikmet ([naːˈzɯm hicˈmet]) was a Turkish poet, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, director and memoirist. He was acclaim...
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Pailadzo Captanian
Pailadzo Captanian was a survivor of the Armenian Genocide and an author. She is also credited with inspiring the creation of Rice-A-Roni which is based on her own recipe of Armenian pilaf. During the...
Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr
Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr (Arabic: حسن مصطفى أسامة نصر‎ Ḥassan Muṣṭafā Usāmah Naṣr) (born 18 March 1963), also known as Abu Omar, is an Egyptian cleric. In 2003, he was living in Milan, Ital...
Dmytro Dontsov
Dmytro Ivanovych Dontsov (Ukrainian: Дмитро Іванович Донцов) (August 29, 1883 – March 30, 1973) was a Ukrainian nationalist writer, publisher, journalist and political thinker whose radical ideas ...
Dmytro Dontsov - Wikipedia
Philip Slier
Philip ("Flip") Slier (4 December 1923 – 9 April 1943) was a Jewish Dutch typesetter who lived in Amsterdam during the German occupation of the Netherlands in World War II. Slier left documentation...
Philip Slier - Wikipedia
Branko Bokun
Branko Bokun (1920–2011) was an author of in the fields of sociology and psychology. He was born 28th June 1920 in Koljane, a small village in the Dalmatian mountains of Yugoslavia. He began to study ...
Lucijs Endzelins
Lūcijs (Lucius) Endzelīns (21 May 1909, Dorpat (Tartu), Estonia – 27 October 1981, Adelaide, Australia) was a Latvian-Australian chess master. Son of the Latvian linguist Jānis Endzelīns.In 1932, En...
Volodymyr Kubiyovych
Volodymyr Mykhailovych Kubiyovych, also spelled Kubiiovych or Kubijovyč (Ukrainian: Володи́мир Миха́йлович Кубійо́вич; 23 September 1900, Nowy Sącz, Austrian Galicia – 2 November 1985, Paris, Fran...
Volodymyr Kubiyovych - Wikipedia
Stanisław Mikołajczyk
Stanisław Mikołajczyk (July 18, 1901 – December 13, 1966; [staˈɲiswav mikɔˈwajt͡ʂɨk]), Polish politician, was Prime Minister of the Polish government in exile during World War II, and later Deputy Pri...
Kang Chol-Hwan
Kang Chol-hwan (born July 1969) is a defector from North Korea. As a child he was imprisoned in the Yodok concentration camp for 10 years; after his release he fled the country, first to China and eve...
Kang Chol-Hwan - Wikipedia
Aleksandras Dičpetris
Aleksandras Dičpetris (1906–1968) was a Lithuanian poet and educator. He first published poetry in 1923 and continued publishing in college. He studied Germanistics and Lithuanian philology and peda...
Franz Kraus
Franz Kraus (also known as Franz Krausz; 13 May 1905, Sankt Pölten, Austria – 1998, Tel Aviv, Israel) was an Israeli graphic designer.
1910–23, Kraus grew up in Graz, Austria, and claimed that his...
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