From Detroit, a Vote for Iraq's 'Party 169'

May Shamma emigrated to the United States in 1992, and now lives in Dearborn, Mich. She is among nearly 26,000 Iraqi Americans who have registered to vote in the Iraqi parliamentary election. She'll vote in nearby Detroit, one of five U.S. polling places. Many others are traveling long distances to take part.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: