Refugees Become US Citizens At Jacksonville Main Library

    

Jacksonville’s Main Library hosted the naturalization of 30 new American citizens Friday. The ceremony was part of the city’s observance of World Refugee Day.

Lita Amin left Iraq in 2009. Being a Christian woman who worked with embassies in the region, she says was in  “triple trouble.” But it wasn’t until she started a family that she says she felt truly in danger.

    

Jacksonville’s Main Library hosted the naturalization of 30 new American citizens Friday. The ceremony was part of the city’s observance of World Refugee Day.

Lita Amin left Iraq in 2009. Being a Christian woman who worked with embassies in the region, she says was in  “triple trouble.” But it wasn’t until she started a family that she says she felt truly in danger.