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Jwan Sulaiman

Jwan Sulaiman was an anesthiologist in Baghdad. Now she works as a telephone translator from the bedroom of her little apartment in El Cajon. She fled Iraq after militants killed her cousin and she narrowly avoided a car bomb. "In San Diego, I have no fear," she said in fluent English. "If I... Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times
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