A Different New Year

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By Ebrahim Mir Seyyedi, Camp Liberty resident

As New Year approaches, children steal glances at mothers, wondering about the presents they will be receiving this year. They dream of toys and new clothes, and how they will proudly show their new acquirements to their friends when schools reopen. This is a story that repeats itself at every New Year. New Year is a time of joy, happiness, and reunion.

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Christmas is not merry this year

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While Christmas is at our doorsteps, and all families unite for celebration and merrymaking, a daughter still awaits with glistening eyes the return of her mother, hostage in the hands of Iraqi forces for nearly four months.
She is in Camp Liberty, Iraq, where Iranian refugees have been the target of a horrible massacre by Iraqi forces.
Listen to her story.

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