Iraq Immigrant Influx Imminent In US ...
Perhaps it's because George W.
After all the carnage and chaos in Iraq (caused completely by you know), the US maladministration is soon to start taking care of Iraq war refugee families - 'over here' (as it were) - so it won't have to take care of them 'over there'.
First big wave of Iraqi refugees heads for the US(snip)
By Dan Murphy
Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor
Tue Jun 26, 4:00 AM ET
Amman, Jordan - Adnan Abbas – with his poor English, four young daughters, and little money to speak of – shrugs when told that making a new life in the US will be hard.
"I know that a new country, new language, is difficult and that America isn't going to say, 'Welcome, Adnan, here's a million dollars,' " he says. "But life in Iraq? That's impossible. We're one of the luckiest families in the world."
In February, the US agreed to accept 7,000 Iraqi refugees this year, a large jump over the fewer than 700 Iraqis accepted by the US in the first three years of the war but a drop in the ocean when measured against the estimated 2 million Iraqis who have fled the country since the war began. About 2,000 of those Iraqis coming this year, say refugee officials, will start their lives anew in Michigan.Read the rest of this report right here.
At least families fortunate enough to finally get the hell out of the hell that's now Iraq won't have to worry about things such as shown above.
As we said at the start - mysterious ways, eh?