Nour al Khal worked as a translator for New York Times reporter Steven Vincent, who was murdered by Shiite militants in Iraq. Vincent’s widow has been trying to help al Khal (who was kidnapped and shot by the same group who killed Vincent) win asylum in the United States. So far political and bureaucratic obstacles have proven insurmountable.
"Fleeing from Violence Versus Fleeing from Poverty,"
Human Rights & Human Welfare: Vol. 7:
9, Article 4.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.du.edu/hrhw/vol7/iss9/4
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