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  1. IRAQ: Women Organization Helped Bring Down Trafficking Chain in Iraq

    Security forces in Iraq have arrested Eman ”Dakhiliya”, who run one of the worse trafficking chains in Ba

    Thursday, September 13, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 361
  2. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Fight For Their Rights

    Watch Euronews' video report on
    Wednesday, June 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 097
  3. WEST ASIA: Gender and Conflict in Iraq

    Wednesday, February 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 835
  4. IRAQ: Bay Area Iranian-Americans Fear Forced Closure of Iraq's Camp Ashraf Will Lead to a Massacre

    For years, a Bay Area couple had been trying to publicize the danger that dissidents from their native Iran faced at

    Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 531
  5. IRAQ: Iraq Army Recruits Women to Inspect Women at Checkpoints

    Iraqi security forces have been training women in an effort to enhance security amid Al Qaida strikes.

    Wednesday, July 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 108
  6. INTERNATIONAL: Salute To Women Driving Revolutions

    What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 080
  7. IRAQ: UN Agency Launches Literacy and Life Skills Programme

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today announced the launch of a literac

    Thursday, June 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 955
  8. IRAQ: Joint Committee Formed to Expand Women Participation in Decision-Making

    The Minister of State for Women's Affairs in the federal government revealed on Monday forming a joint committee with

    Monday, April 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 580
  9. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Feel Shunted Despite Election Quota

    Iraqi women hoped that last year's election would cement a larger role for them in the government.

    Saturday, March 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 405
  10. IRAQ: The Road Ahead Women's rights and the future of Iraq

    The unstable security situation in Iraq already made women particularly vulnerable.

    Tuesday, February 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 273
  11. KURDISTAN/IRAQ: Kurds in Baghdad Discusses Absence of Women in Iraqi Govt

    The Kurdish house in Baghdad held on Saturday an educational seminar about Iraqi women and ways to involve them in ex

    Saturday, February 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 178
  12. MIDDLE EAST: Think Tank Discusses Impact of Armed Conflicts on Women

    Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict

    Thursday, February 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 139
  13. IRAQ: Iraq's too Often Forgotten Women

    Friday, January 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 127
  14. IRAQ: 2011 Looks Grim for Progress on Women's Rights in Iraq

    When Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki introduced what he called a national partnership government two weeks ago,

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 080
  15. IRAQ: Women Absent From Iraqi Political Scene

    Iraqi women have been angered by the new government formation in their country, which sorely lacks female representat

    Monday, January 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 968
  16. IRAQ: Female MPs Slam Under-Representation in Iraq

    Female MPs, both religious and secular, have slammed the under-representation of women in Iraqi institutions, especia

    Sunday, December 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 857
  17. IRAQ: A Lone Woman in Iraq's New Cabinet

    The new Iraqi government, which received a vote of confidence from parliament on Tuesday, is almost exclusively male,

    Tuesday, December 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 879
  18. IRAQ: No Country for Women

    The improved political representation of women in Iraq is in sharp contrast to their broader disempowerment, as highl

    Sunday, November 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 642
  19. IRAQ: Iraq MP Criticizes Women Absence in Summit

    State of Law Coalition independent MP Safiya Al Suhail criticized women absence in head of political parties meeting

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 485
  20. MIDDLE EAST/SOUTH ASIA: Is the Role of Women in al-Qaeda Increasing?

    In the last week of September, the As-Sahab Foundation, which disseminates al-Qaeda messages and propaganda, released

    Thursday, October 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 291
  21. IRAQ: Iraqi Women - Hearing From a Forgotten Voice

    When leading prominent Iraqi women leaders from all across the country gathered in Baghdad in June 28, 2010 they had

    Wednesday, August 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 850
  22. IRAQ: The Iraqi High Tribunal Makes Strides Toward Improving Women's Rights in International Law

    As reported last month by MediaGlobal, women activists are working in Iraq to increase women's participation in the g

    Wednesday, June 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 846
  23. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Gear Up For Greater Role In Politics

    When Iraq finally forms a new government, one thing is certain -- there will be many new faces.

    Thursday, April 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 017
  24. IRAQ: Women's Rights in Danger

    Prior to the US-led invasion of Iraq, women workin

    Saturday, March 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 802
  25. IRAQ: Women Miss Saddam

    Under Saddam Hussein, women in government got a year's maternity leave; that is now cut to six months.

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 808
  26. IRAQ: Iraqi Women on the Margins of the Election

    Another political event takes place in Iraq withou

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 826
  27. IRAQ: Eyes on the Prize for Iraqi Women

    Today, let's celebrate the women of Iraq.

    Tuesday, March 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 683
  28. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Crowd Ballot in Election

    On the eve of Iraq's second nationwide election, a car bomb killed at least three pilgrims

    Saturday, March 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 693
  29. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Are Seeking Greater Political Influence

    For women in Iraq, the coming national elections offer both a promise and a reminder of the difficulty of change in t

    Tuesday, February 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 507
  30. Towards Democracy: For Iraq, Women are Key

    As Iraqis meet to talk about creating an interim authority to govern their country, they will need to overcome divisi

    Saturday, April 19, 2003
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 856