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    Quick trip to customs is slow trip to deportation

    Quick trip to customs is slow trip to deportation

    January 03, 2017 When Sara Yarjani handed her passport to an immigration officer at Los Angeles airport she was sure she’d be waved through, as had happened before. Instead, 23…

    Who will take care of her puppy back in S. Carolina

    Who will take care of her puppy back in S. Carolina

    January 03, 2017 Nazanin Zinouri, an Iranian-born data scientist and South Carolina resident, was blocked from boarding her flight from Dubai to Washington, DC, after President Trump signed his executive…

    UK national born in Iran also gets caught in chaos

    January 03, 2017 After a four-week visit to their native Iran—to show off their 6-month-old son to relatives—an Illinois couple returned home only to be detained. Hessameddin Noorian, his wife,…

    5-year-old kept hours at Dulles

    5-year-old kept hours at Dulles

    January 03, 2017 A five-year-old Iranian boy was reunited with his mother after being detained for hours at Dulles International Airport outside Washington, DC, following President Trump’s immigration ban. After…

    No sweet deal for Hershey bar man

    January 03, 2017 Sohail Sobhani, who works for the Hershey chocolate company in Pennsylvania, is in Abu Dhabi with his wife, Solmaz Behzadpour, where they were in the final phases…

    Scholar put back on plane twice

    Scholar put back on plane twice

    January 03, 2017 An Iranian Fulbright Scholar spent more than 25 hours detained at JFK Airport in New York and was put on a plane twice under threat of being…

    Israel to free Qatsav after 5 years

    Israel to free Qatsav after 5 years

    December 23, 2016 An Israeli parole board voted Sunday to release former President Moshe Qatsav now that he has served five years of a seven-year sentence for rape and other…

    Millionaire indicted for using Food Stamps

    Millionaire indicted for using Food Stamps

    December 23, 2016 An Iranian-American millionaire living in Ohio has been indicted on charges he illegally took Food Stamps and Medicaid, programs designed to feed and provide health care for those in poverty.…

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