Anonymous Asylum Seeker's Story: Fording to Freedom | Global Refuge

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Anonymous Asylum Seeker's Story

Fording to Freedom

Following a treacherous journey to seek safety in the United States, one immigrant was met not with a warm welcome, but with an extended stay in a detention center. After his release, however, he found a reason for hope.

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