Leaving Baghdad

Sengupta, Kim
September 2007
Prospect;Sep2007, Issue 138, p62
The article tells the story of the al-Hayali family of Baghdad, Iraq. Because of the ongoing sectarian violence in the country, the family planned to join the middle class exodus out of the country, but in 2006 they were kidnapped, and the father, Mohammed, was killed. Nadia and the two children relocated to Amman, Jordan.


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