The human rights lawyer addressed the United Nations on Thursday, urging action to prevent atrocities being committed by IS.
Amal Clooney delivered a passionate speech this week urging the world not to allow the Islamic State group to “get away with genocide” in Iraq, and to “stand up for justice” and show “moral leadership”.
The human rights lawyer and wife of George Clooney, whose law practice has represented the victims of IS rapes, beatings and kidnappings, told a United Nations assembly that the crimes being committed by the terrorist group were not the only things that were “shocking”, but also that the watching world had thusfar acted in such a “passive” manner.
Amal and George Clooney pictured in May 2016
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Amal’s husband George Clooney has said the couple are being more careful about where they travel to during her pregnancy.
George Clooney says that he and wife Amal have imposed certain travel restrictions on themselves as they prepare to welcome twins.
Amal, 39, is a high-profile human rights lawyer and her husband has admitted that the couple previously found it “exciting” to visit dangerous places.
George Clooney and wife Amal Clooney are expecting twins
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The actor and wife Amal Clooney are expecting twins, due in June.
George Clooney has spoken for the first time about wife Amal’s pregnancy news, saying he is “excited” to become a father.
However with the couple’s twins due in June, Clooney will be 56 when he becomes a first time dad, the age most fathers are sending their kids off to college.
But luckily for Clooney he’s got some very supportive friends, even if they like to occasionally rib him about being an older dad.
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George couldn’t wait to tell BFF Matt his exciting news.
Damon said he first found out the exciting news last fall, when Amal was just eight weeks pregnant, and his immediate reaction was to remind his friend about the ’12-week rule’ when it comes to sharing pregnancy news.
Matt Damon knew about The Clooney’s baby knew before anyone else
Congratulations Amal and George Clooney!
It seems Hollywood is having something of a baby boom recently as George Clooney and his wife Amal Clooney become the latest stars to reveal that they are expecting twins. According to reports, they are expecting their bundle of joy in early summer.
Amal Clooney and George Clooney have twins on the way
Despite having had numerous high profile relationships and marriages over the year, the 'Hail, Caesar!' actor has never gone down the road of parenthood. Until now! He wed the love of his life - human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin - in 2014, and their beautiful union has culminated in the conception of twin Clooneys!
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Domonic West , Amal Clooney - Actors and celebrities attends the premiere for "Money Monster" at the Palais de Festival for the 69th Cannes Film Festival. at Cannes Film Festival - Cannes, France - Thursday 12th May 2016
The actor says he uses his high profile to focus attention on those “who couldn’t get any cameras on them at all”.
Hollywood actor George Clooney had said he tries to cope with the “suffocation” of fame by using his high profile to highlight global injustices. Clooney was speaking at an international forum on genocide prevention in in Armenia this weekend, where he will also hand out the the inaugural US Aurora Prize.
George Clooney had said he tries to cope with the “suffocation” of fame by doing charity work.
Clooney said he began tying to use his fame to highlight global issues after reading about atrocities being committed in Sudan’s Darfur region in the early 2000s. “Fame has an interesting element to it but if you tend to be followed round by a camera then you can feel suffocated at times,” the actor said.
George Clooney , Amal Alamuddin - The 66th annual International Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale) - Opening Gala & Hail, Caesar! - Premiere at Berlinale Palace in Potsdamer Platz - Red Carpet Arrivals at Berlinale Palace - Berlin, Germany - Thursday 11th February 2016
The Clooneys now have three dogs, all rescue animals.
George and Amal Clooney have welcomed a new member of their family – an adorable basset hound dog named Millie, whom they adopted from an animal shelter earlier this week.
The San Gabriel Valley Humane Society said on its website that the Clooneys adopted the four year old dog from them on Wednesday (October 28th). Millie was found homeless a month ago, begging for scraps outside a restaurant, and was taken in by the shelter.
The site says that George, 54, and Amal, 37, were looking for a basset hound to join their other rescue dogs, a cocker spaniel named Louie and a spaniel mix named Einstein, and found Millie’s picture via the site Petfinder.
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The Clooneys have upset residents in the village of Sonning Eye in Berkshire with their plans to install an extensive network of cameras around the property.
George Clooney and Amal Clooney are at loggerheads with their neighbours once more, this time over plans to install a brand new security system on their multi-million pound Berkshire property. Neighbours are up in arms over the proposals, which include eight cameras to be installed on poles just outside the boundaries of their property.
According to local newspaper The Henley Standard, the Clooneys are looking to bolster security at their £10 million dream mansion near the village of Sonning Eye that they purchased back in October 2014, which they are still in the process of renovating. The plans for mounted cameras face opposition from residents who are complaining that they will be an eyesore and intrude on their privacy.
George and Amal Clooney
Clooney and his new wife bought a multi-million pound mansion in Berkshire last year, but the completion date for the renovation keeps being put back and the noise is upsetting his neighbours.
Residents of a Berkshire village near the town of Reading are divided over the presence of George and Amal Clooney as their neighbours – even though the couple are yet to move in!
The power couple purchased a £10 million dream mansion in the village of Sonning Eye and were due to move in at the end of July when extensive renovation work had been completed. However, it seems as if that work is going to have to go on for a lot longer than initially anticipated – and that’s upsetting quite a few of their neighbours.
George and Amal Clooney bought a dream mansion last year, but ongoing renovation work is upsetting nearby residents
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The ‘Tomorrowland’ actor has revealed how he popped the question to his human rights lawyer wife, Amal Alamuddin.
There was a time not so long ago when no story about George Clooney was complete without reference being made to the actor’s bachelor status. Yes for years Gorgeous George was the most famous bachelor in all of Hollywood, but then in 2014 he shocked the world by announcing his engagement to lawyer Amal Alamuddin. But when he finally did meet ‘the one’, how did George pop the question?
George and Amal married in September 2014.
Speaking to CBS news on Tuesday, May 19, George opened up about his relationship with Amal, saying he knew fairly quickly that he wanted to spend the rest of his life with the human rights lawyer.
Date of birth
3rd February, 1978