After a year of torture in Syrian jail, an activist finally makes it to the US

After a year of torture in Syrian jail, an activist finally makes it to the US
Hamad had picked up his visa and was booked on a flight to New York the next day. We met up at the airport … Like hundreds of thousands of refugees, rebels and activists, he couldn't just show up at the Syrian passport office and apply. But there …
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WATCH: Trans Refugee Finally Finds Safety in New Zealand

WATCH: Trans Refugee Finally Finds Safety in New Zealand
When Rubashkyn traveled to Hong Kong to update her passport at the nearest Colombian consulate, she says she was detained by immigration officials because her female gender expression did not match the "male" gender marker on her identifying …
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SWASAL will not do live commemtary of the Ivory Coast- Sierra Leone 2015
This is because the Government of Ivory Coast on Wednesday 3rd September 2014 informed Airlines doing business in Sierra Leone that “it will not allow Sierra Leonean passport holders or foreigners residing in Sierra Leone to go to their countries …
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Man tied to deadly 2012 US meningitis outbreak arrested
Chief Magistrate Judge Jennifer Boal ordered Chin to surrender his passport, post a $ 50,000 unsecured bond and remain under house arrest until Sept. 16 when his family returns from Hong Kong. Paul Shaw, Chin's defense attorney, said the former NECC …
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'Discrimination no longer my favourite word… finally, we have a foot in the door'

'Discrimination no longer my favourite word… finally, we have a foot in the door'
A significant empowering step was taken when members of the community got voter IDs for the general elections. Shaikh, who recently travelled to the US for a World Bank conference, has a passport that says she is female; Aher's says she is male.
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Notification on convocation of joint stock company “Nordeka” Annual General
To express the Clause 2.1. of the Articles of the Association in the new wording: “2.1. The share capital of the Company is 2 669 223,20 EUR (two million six hundred sixty nine thousand two hundred twenty three euro twenty cents). The Company's share …
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