Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Yazidi Americans Seek Help for their People

A park in Lincoln, Nebraska is a favorite gathering place for the close to 1,000 people who constitute the largest Yazidi community in North America. Many of the men served as translators for the U.S. military, which eased the way to asylum for them and their families. Others came through refugee assistance programs. The Yazidi have found a peaceful, happy life here in Nebraska, but they cannot forget the suffering of their people back home. Faisal, a Yazidi American, has not heard...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter