Top Stories

Angelina Jolie Receives Gift from Iraqi Foreign Ministry

Angelina Jolie Receives Gift from Iraqi Foreign Ministry

Angelina Jolie is presented a gift by Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshiar Zebari during the next leg of her solidarity tour for the UNHCR on Saturday (September 15) in Baghdad, Iraq.

The 37-year-old actress visited Iraq to hold talks with Iraqi leaders about refugees who fled violence in Syria.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Angelina Jolie

Angelina has already made stops in Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey on her tour to meet with Syrian refugees.

Check out the video below released by the UNHCR showing Angie on the third leg of the tour in Eastern Turkey.

Angelina Jolie – UNHCR Video
Just Jared on Facebook
angelina jolie receives gift from iraqi foreign ministry 01
angelina jolie receives gift from iraqi foreign ministry 02
angelina jolie receives gift from iraqi foreign ministry 03

Photos: Iraqi Foreign Ministry
Posted to: Angelina Jolie

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Cardi B hits the town to celebrate her 26th birthday! - TMZ
  • Find out which actress almost played Betty Cooper on Riverdale - Just Jared Jr
  • Loni Love spills the tea on Tamar Braxton's firing from The Real - TooFab
  • Get the scoop on Issa Rae's new movie! - Lainey Gossip
  • Meghan Trainor opens up about her wedding plans - Just Jared Jr
  • Jenna Dewan has no issues with ex Channing Tatum dating Jessie J - Gossip Cop
  • Jolie’s Got Gold

    You make me proud Angelina to be your fan! You go girl, love you and your unselfish work. By the way, you look beautiful and so happy.

  • lurker

    she is amazing,so proud of her,and so proud to be a fan

  • lurker

    UNHCR are lucky to have her as an envoy,the media did a great job following her trip,she get to meet presidents,kings and prime ministers who can help in her efforts.Thank you jared

  • Creed

    Angelina Jolie. A woman who has it all, beauty, charisma, talent, money, a family. But she doesn’t stop there. A true philanthropist and a wonderful human being. We love you Angie!!

  • noplace


  • andu

    Justin Theroux is Hot. Are you blind and demented

  • Passing Through

    Jared finally puts up a thread for something that happened over 12 hours ago…the troll already lost their shite all day over it…yet they broke their necks getting to this new thread to shite all over it, too. It really is scary that people dedicate their lives to trolling these threads. Just how effed up does your life have to be to think that’s fun? That’s a rhetorical answer, trolls…and that includes you idiots from Duh-listed…

  • damn it

    stop dragging dead things from the dead interns, JPs or their fans want nothing got to do with users . F oofffffff
    Angie has the honours that is for sure and congradulation for the gift angie

  • damn it

    stop dragging dead things from the dead interns, JPs or their fans want nothing got to do with users . F oofffffff
    Angie has the heart that is for sure and congradulation for the gift angie

  • yolly

    Working tirelessly to help the refugees, that’s our Angie. Go Angie, we are so proud to be your fans.God bless you & your family.

  • yolly

    My heart goes out to the refugees, thank God, we have Angie to shed lights to their plight, now the world will take noticed & donate more money to help them.I donated money & hopefully, more people will do the same.God bless.

  • yolly

    Good evening to all Brad & Angie fans around the world.

  • yolly

    Waving to Neleh,Lara,Senior,Vicki,Anoble,Anustin,LLM,Rose,Cecile & to all lovely ladies of just Jared & JJB. Goodnight.

  • grandma

    Amazing woman. Take care Angie.

  • sunny

    I remember Iraqi government first refused to accept Syrian refugees into their country despite Syria (=Assad’s government) accepted huge amount of Iraqi refugees despite Syria had been kindly caring refugees from Iraq for a long time.
    After receiving global diplomatic pressure, Iraq finally decided to accept Syrian refugees.
    Since Sunni’s Sadam Husainwas taken down, Saudi / Qatar’s Sunni terrorist groups are causing massive bombing in Shia’s territories because Sunni is a minority group in Iraq and they lost their protector Sadam Hussain. Iraq is becoming closer to Shia’s Iran.

  • wellnow

    No matter how good or bad you have it, wake up each day thankful for your life. Someone somewhere else is desperately fighting for theirs. unknown

    “That mess about judging people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin—that’s some bull.shit. Nobody has the right to judge anybody else. Period. If you ain’t been in my skin, you ain’t never gonna understand my character.”
    ― Emily Raboteau, The Professor’s Daughter: A Novel

    Rock on Angie and thank you. Prayers for the refugees and for peace, justice to those terrorist film makers who incite violence…hope you all get yours.,0,1378473.story

  • Eva

    I think tomorrow is the last day of her UN trip. Safe trip back to home Angie.

  • BrangelinaFan

    That’s nice an all, but girlfriend better get out of that region now, given all of the very recent violence over there. Those folks doing all of that uprising don’t need a high profile target like her to help make their point of being angry with America over this independent film that has nothing to do with us. Come back home now to your kids and Brad, Angelina !! And safe travels.

  • sweet

    She is amazing. This is the longest UN mission she has taken. She must miss Brad and kids so much.

  • Jubilee

    Great role model!


    AJ is an exceptional human being for her tireless work helping the displaced refugees of war. I’m so proud to be a fan of Angelina Jolie.

  • Beautiful people

    She really is a wonderful human being.

  • Beautiful people

    May the good Lord reward you for all you do with long life and all your heart desires. May he always keep you and your beautiful family safe wherever you find yourself.

  • who

    This is a huge, long UN mission for her. Surely more responsibilties coming with her new position as Special Envoy. Angelina is truly amazing.

  • AGA

    I’m really proud to be a Angie/Brad fan right now. Am a little bit concerned by all the fighting and uprising’s going on over in that area. Some of these people would love a high profile target,just like the people who are after Prince Harry in Afghanistan. Hurry Home to your beautiful kids and Man,,Angelina!!

  • Gangnam Style

    We love you Angelina J.!!! :-)
    Be happy always!!!! :-)


    God Bless you Angelina .. may you always be safe !!

    And the loonifers keep repeating themselves as if if they post the same crap again and again it will become the truth..NOT!! People who admire Angelina all over the world do not read all the crap that few rotten TICKY fans post in the internet. Like us fans they know that Angelina Jolie has a good heart and the best interest of refugees..!!


    I bet the loonifers are seething with anger because Angelina is again on the news and their barren hag idol is recuperating because of her BOTOX and face surgery to make her face more presentable and not looking like an OLD HAG!!

  • who

    Somebody who can’t write a coherent sentence, calling someone an idiot. That’s rich.

  • Catherine

    I hope she leaves there immediately after she visits refugee camp. That whole region is dangerous.


    tamshit is really cray, cray.. her idol is already reduce to the bottom of JJ coz only HER and Ticky’s two other fans post in Ticky’s thread!! See tamshit why is Angelina is at the top of JJ’s top celeb because there are many who only lurks here to read Angelina’s thread while there’s only 3 of you in TICKY’s thread.. bwahahhahah!!

  • http://facebook ni_nini

    i love you angie

  • juju

    yikes she’s aging….. old hag @ 09/16/2012 at 6:36 am
    i bet she smells like sh!t @ 09/16/2012 at
    this georgeous face old?

    u crazy b i t c h e s r not just mentally ill
    u all blind as bats hahahaha
    she will be old one day
    n she will still be beautiful
    n u still be hating n obsessing w her
    poor thing

  • Vikious

    Who run the world? Angie!

  • juju
  • lurking 2

    @Passing Through:

    Glad you said The Troll because we all know it is just one or two changing names over and over.

    laughable really that they care so much.

  • kvj

    Angelina Jolie – joan of arc

  • QQQQ

    Lawen Azad ‏@LawenAzad
    #Angelina #Jolie has arrived in Hawler and on her way to meet the Prime Minister! #TwitterKurds #Kurdistan #America #Syria
    Lawen Azad ‏@LawenAzad
    #Angelina #Jolie heading to #Dohuk now after meeting with the Prime Minister. #TwitterKurds #Kurdistan #America @Kurdsat
    Beri Shalmashi ‏@BeriShalmashi

    Angelina Jolie has arrived. As she’ll visit refugees living in Kurdistan, I hope it shows the world that our region is a safe haven.
    27m Lawen Azad Lawen Azad ‏@LawenAzad
    @BeriShalmashi I am waiting eagerly for photos!
    19m Beri Shalmashi Beri Shalmashi ‏@BeriShalmashi
    @LawenAzad Same here, with the Kurdistan flag in the background!

  • QQQQ

    Qubad Talabani ‏@qubadjt

    KRG PM welcomes #UN Envoy #Angelina #Jolie 2 #Kurdistan. In our meeting we discussed plight of Syrian refugees. UNHCR praised KRG assistance
    Sazan M. Mandalawi ‏@Sazan_Mandalawi

    I guess today these are the luckiest men in #Kurdistan

  • Rose

    @juju:#61, Good morning fans. Juju, thanks for that beautiful photo of Angie, what a beauty, inside and out.

  • sunny

    The weather was OK on Sunday after she postponed Saturday arrval to Kurdistan captal due to bad weather.

    September 2012 10:34
    Shafaq News / The Goodwill Ambassador for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the American actress, Angelina Jolie arrived on Sunday to Kurdistan Region to see the situation of the Syrian refugees in Dohuk province.

    The reporter of “Shafaq News” in Erbil said that, “Angelina Jolie arrived in Kurdistan and she is now in a meeting with the President of Kurdistan Regional Government , Najirvan Barzani to discuss the situation of Syrian refugees in the region.”

    The reporter added that “it is scheduled that Angelina Jolie will visit the Syrian refugee camps in Dohuk province to see their situation.”

    The Goodwill Ambassador for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) , Angelina Jolie and her entourage have arrived in Iraq, on Saturday, as they were received by the Foreign Minister , Hoshyar Zebari where the latter has confirmed the existence of 21 000 Syrian refugees in Iraq.

    Jolie is visiting the countries in the region, where she has visited the refugee camps in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq to highlight the human suffering and the importance of the international community to act to provide the necessary assistance to them, according to the statement.

  • QQQQ

    Baghdad (CNN) — Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is visiting Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region Sunday after cancellation of her flight from Baghdad because of bad weather.
    Jolie’s flight to Erbil was canceled Saturday, said Aurvasi Patel, assistant representative of the United Nation’s refugee agency. She made it there a day later.
    After she met with Kurdish officials at Erbil airport, the actress met with refugees at a Syrian camp in Dohuk province.
    Jolie — a special envoy for the refugee agency — met Iraqi returnees from Syria and senior government officials Saturday in Baghdad.
    She discussed the situation of Syrian refugees in Iraq with Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari at his office in Baghdad, the ministry said in a statement.
    They also talked about the Iraqi government’s efforts to meet the daily needs of refugees, the statement said.
    Zebari told Jolie that the number of Syrian refugees who have fled the conflict to seek sanctuary in Iraq has risen to 21,000. Many are now living in Iraq’s western Anbar and northern Duhok provinces.
    Zebari said nearly 31,000 Iraqis have also fled the war in Syria and returned to their native country.
    Jolie also met with officials from the Iraqi ministry that deals with displaced people.
    She has recently visited refugee camps in Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan to highlight suffering and the need for international humanitarian assistance.
    While at the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan on Tuesday, Jolie, who is herself raising six children with partner Brad Pitt, spoke of the horrors that children, many of them orphans, have witnessed in Syria.
    “I am grateful to Jordan and the border countries for saving the lives (of those) who are dying in Syria. It’s an extraordinary thing. We encourage the international community to support the people here until one day they go back home,” she said.
    Jolie, who was appointed a special envoy of U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres in April, accompanied Guterres on a visit to the Kilis camp in Turkey on Thursday.
    She was previously a goodwill ambassador for the U.N. Refugee Agency, undertaking more than 40 field trips on its behalf.

  • voiceless

    The bunch of school kids still bullying Angie! Gross tacky people

  • Rose

    This is to the troll and her side kick. I’m asking this question because a am desperately trying to figure out what you want from us coming on this thread everyday. First, there are hundreds of movie stars, actors with threads all over the internet, why come on a thread of someone you hate. I dislike the Dirtbag and I have never leave a comment on her thread. At times I check her thread out, once in a while when a troll peaks my curiosity with a comment troll leaves on BA thread.
    Second, don’t you trolls know the more you come on BA thread the more popular you make them. Notice, JJ has dropped the Dirtbag almost to the bottom of the first page side bar.
    Third, trolls why don’t you go ton the Dirtbags thread and support her. Don’t you noticed she has only two fans on her thread. If you love the SS so much, you have to support her.
    Fourth, Brad and Angie’s fans really don’t care what you have to say, really. You spend hours every day just to get thumb down. Why waste your time commenting, we don’t care.
    Fifth, you are a lier, you say, we come here because you talk about Ticky, well guess what, we have not talked Ticky for the longest time, yet you are here like a gnat, get a life. You know you are here because Angie is a beautiful woman, rich beyond measures, have beautiful children and a man who loves her to death. You are jealous because Angie is living the life you can only dream of and it’s what keeps you coming just to look at her beautiful face and cry. You are a poor excuse for a human being. You are filled with hate and jealousy, what a sad life you have, no friends and I’m sure your family shuns you because of your jealousy for everyone you come in contact with. You are lazy and jealous, go find a job and stop blaming others for your lot in life. also, get off the drugs, you have burnt out the few brain cells you have left, thats why you are stuck on stupid.

  • http://Justjarde Jp

    Angie is CIA agent

  • guest1

    Love Love this woman!! She looks so beautiful.

  • final symposium

    No one compares to her in Hollywood.
    As Clint Eastwood said, she’s one of the most pulchritudinous people on the planet…. both externally & internally.

  • burst

    She has personality. Shes not very expressive though.

  • http://Ipad Susan

    With what she is seeing, what do you want her to express, should she standing up ringing her hands and crying?
    She is there to ask the Governments to keep their borders open and help the fleeing refugees, the UN High Commissioner promoted her because she is capable.

  • busted

    so much great news about Angie.. I have to say looking at the people in the camp they look healthy and clean. I’m so sad to read stupid comments. But it is just an example of how ignorant people are. Sad that some don’t know how hard it is for others. But as they say but by the grace of God go I. We in this country and others should always realize that anything can happen anywhere

    I so applaud Angie for caring. For her heart. for her ability to love.

    Forever a fan of this woman. I pray for her safe return to her family.