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No War Toys R Us: Peace Day in Najaf

By Sami Rasouli  Muslim Peacemaker Team  WAMM Newsletter   November/December 2013 On September 21, 2013, local NGOs in Najaf, Iraq, led by a group of young people called the Moja Team, held an event. Youth collected hundreds of weapon-toys from local Iraqi kids in Najaf prior to the event. The toy weapons were displayed in More

Sami Rasouli> How about a warmer welcome?

How about a warmer welcome? Article by: SAMI RASOULI   Updated: May 23, 2012 - 10:21 PM Star/Tribune Iraqis who seek to visit the U.S. find that visas are delayed or denied. It was with apprehension that I took my wife and young son, Omar, to the United States embassy in Baghdad not long ago. I More

Sami Rasouli> How about a warmer welcome?

How about a warmer welcome? Article by: SAMI RASOULI   Updated: May 23, 2012 - 10:21 PM Star/Tribune Iraqis who seek to visit the U.S. find that visas are delayed or denied. It was with apprehension that I took my wife and young son, Omar, to the United States embassy in Baghdad not long ago. I More

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