TITLE

COMFORT IN A COLD PLACE

AUTHOR(S)
Walt, Vivienne
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/19/2007, Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses emigration to Sweden by Iraqis displaced by the Iraq War. During the four years of the war, nearly 2 million Iraqis have left the country, with many more displaced from their homes but remaining in the area. About 20,000 of those emigrants, mostly from the middle class, have settled in Sweden.
ACCESSION #
24022488

 

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