Day archives: February 5th, 2017

Iraqi traveler battling U.S. ban arrives at JFK

”The embassy contacted me and they said ‘we are sorry and you are able to travel’,” says Fuad Sharef, an Iraqi man who worked for the U.S. in Iraq but was caught up in President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Sharef arrived at a New York airport after a judge in Seattle blocked Trump’s ban on …