Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Angelina Jolie Goes To Iraq
Angelina Jolie is one busy humanitarian. According to United Nations Refugee Agency UNHCR, Angelina is in Iraq to witness firsthand the humanitarian crisis there. Angie flew from New York to Syria on Monday and spent hours talking to Iraqi refugees in their homes. On Tuesday she crossed over to Iraq to meet with 1,200 refugees. "I have come to Syria and Iraq to help draw attention to the humanitarian crisis and to urge governments to increase their support for UNHCR and its partners," Angie said in a statement. "My sole purpose in both countries is to highlight the plight of those uprooted by the war in Iraq."