Idaho’s first Syrian refugee wants Americans to understand the vetting process

PRI's The World | Oct 20, 2016

When Asmaa Abulkaie arrived in Boise, ID in 2014 with her two sons, she was welcomed by her adopted community. Here she tells her story of transitioning to a new life in Boise - both the highs and the lows. As a part of Welcoming Week, she was recognized by the White House along with seven other refugee community leaders.