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US actress and UNHCR special envoy Angelina Jolie talks during a visit to a Syrian refugee camp in Azraq in northern Jordan, on September 9, 2016. / AFP / Khalil MAZRAAWI (Photo credit should read KHALIL MAZRAAWI/AFP/Getty Images)

Angelina Jolie Slams Refugee Order: Trump ‘Playing with Fire’

Actress and human rights activist Angelina Jolie says President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily suspending the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program is like “playing with fire” and will “worsen” America’s war against terrorists.

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Angelina Jolie Calls For ‘Strong Response’ To Rapey Islamic State

Hollywood star and humanitarian activist Angelina Jolie has issued a call for a “strong response” to Islamic State (IS). Speaking in Westminster, London, she highlighted the radical Sunni Islamist group’s deliberately calculated use of mass rape as “a centrepoint of their

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Angelina Jolie Quits Famous Princess Diana Land Mine Charity In Pay Row

The British charity regulator has investigated a land mine clearing charity – which rose to prominence in the 1990s when the late Princess Diana was a prominent supporter – after celebrity board member Angelina Jolie quit her role having made accusations

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Universal to Release Christian Edition of ‘Unbroken’

Universal Pictures will release a special edition “Legacy of Faith” DVD of the Angelina Jolie-directed film Unbroken on Tuesday that will be available exclusively at Christian outlets. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the special Christian edition of the DVD includes both

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Angelina Jolie’s NYT Op-Ed Reveals Suffering of Refugees Under ISIS

Following a weekend visit to Northern Iraq, Unbroken director Angelina Jolie published an op-ed piece in The New York Times Tuesday describing the living conditions of refugees and requested more action for the humanitarian crisis created by ISIS.

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Jolie: Bring Boko Haram to Justice

Actress and United Nations special envoy Angelina Jolie issued a statement this week calling on the United States and the international community to provide assistance to Nigeria in its fight with the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram.