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Syrian Refugees Flee War to Face Water Crisis

SYRIAN REFUGEES FLEE WAR TO FACE WATER CRISIS September 4, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is working to protect…

Sep 04, 2015
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IOCC Farm Project Reaps Food and Earning Power for West Bank Women

August 3, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) Four years ago Samira’s husband was killed while farming his land in the West Bank, leaving her with seven children to…

Aug 03, 2015
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Syrian Refugees Surge into Serbia Seeking Asylum

July 13, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) One thousand miles separate Syria and Serbia, but the desperation to flee their war-torn country is driving thousands of…

Jul 13, 2015
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IOCC Expands Relief to Greece’s Growing Poor

July 6, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Greece’s rapidly declining economy has prompted the country’s banks to close their doors, leaving millions…

Jul 07, 2015
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Assyrian Children Bear Scars of War, Face New Challeges in Exile

June 18, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Desperate to flee the onslaught of violence surrounding his village near Hasakah, Syria, Charbel remembers how frightened…

Jun 18, 2015
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Balkans Still Recovering One Year After Catastrophic Floods

May 19, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — It’s been a difficult year since record rainfall drenched the Balkans last spring, unleashing the worst flooding…

May 20, 2015
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IOCC Calls For Prayer, Offers Aid To Baltimore

Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is monitoring the emerging needs of the community following the outbreak of…

Apr 30, 2015
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IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

April 16, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — Last week’s attacks on Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp just outside of Damascus, Syria, has left nearly 20,000…

Apr 16, 2015
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IOCC Assists Syrian Families Escaping Bloodshed In Idlib

April 1, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — As the security and humanitarian situation in Idlib, Syria, continues to deteriorate following escalated fighting this…

Apr 01, 2015
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Exhausted Sudanese Refugees Struggle For Survival In New Land

March 9, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — Thousands of South Sudanese families who fled the violence and bloodshed from their country’s civil war now face…

Mar 09, 2015
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IOCC Assists Syrian Christians Traumatized in Deadly Attack

February 26, 2015 (IOCC) — Fleeing for their lives, more than 2,400 exhausted and traumatized Christians from northeastern Syria sought refuge in the…

Feb 26, 2015
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IOCC Expands Effort to Address Malnutrition in Greece with Aid to Agriculture Cooperatives


Feb 10, 2015