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February 27, 2014
The international LGBT community has watched in horror as Russia’s brand of discriminatory propaganda legislation has taken root outside its borders. The flagship piece of that legislation, the...
February 10, 2014
Some of the key measures that the USCIS Asylum Division uses to prevent abuse of the asylum system include: Mandatory Biographical Checks (Checks Using the Applicant’s Name, Date of Birth, and...
February 10, 2014
Nearly three years since the onset of violence in Syria, more than 2.4 million Syrians have fled to neighboring countries, many with little hope of returning in the near future. How the United States...
December 18, 2013
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December 18, 2013
Last update on May 29, 2014. Total Guantanamo Bay Prison Facility Costs Cost of Guantanamo prison facility up to the end of 2014: $5.242 billion Cost for 2013: $454.1 million Not...
September 01, 2013
The United States and the European Union already have in place stiff financial sanctions against Syria. However, these restrictions on lending to or conducting financial transfers on ...
September 01, 2013
The Obama Administration is understandably frustrated by the repeated obstruction of multilateral efforts to end the Syria crisis from Russia and China at the United Nations Security...
August 28, 2013
Download Last update on November 20, 2014 The Detainees Total number of detainees ever incarcerated at Guantánamo: 779. Detainees released under President Bush: over 500....

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