Interpreter Prepares for Return to Iraq Almost 500 men and women who worked as interpreters for U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have been moved to the U.S. in the past year. But one woman is returning to Iraq after having trouble adjusting to life in America.
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Interpreter Prepares for Return to Iraq

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Interpreter Prepares for Return to Iraq

Interpreter Prepares for Return to Iraq

Interpreter Prepares for Return to Iraq

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Almost 500 men and women who worked as interpreters for U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have been moved to the U.S. in the past year. But one woman is returning to Iraq after having trouble adjusting to life in America.

Chana Joffe-Walt reports for member station KPLU.