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US to Resettle Iraqis Victimized by IS

The U.S. government is working to permanently resettle hundreds of Iraqis who were victims of Islamic State (IS) violence. Larry Bartlett, director of the Office of Refugee Admissions at the State Department told VOA that the U.S. is coordinating with the U.N. Refugee Agency (UNHCR) to bring in hundreds of Iraqis to several to be determined locations in the U.S. Most of them are Yazidis and Christians whose communities were uprooted by IS. Many of them suffered brutality and torture at...

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