Middle East

July 12, 2009

Iraqi journalist has second thoughts about resettling in U.S.

Hussein Khalifa, 39, left Iraq under a U.S. government program to resettle people whose work for American organizations might have placed their lives in danger as the U.S. presence shrinks in his homeland. But Khalifa wonders if danger really is the worst thing he could face. Loneliness has set in on the man accustomed to working two jobs and spending much time with his 4-year-old nephew.

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