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Ahmed’s Story: Surviving Persecution Against LGBT in IRAQ

A young doctor recounts how he was persecuted for being gay in Iraq and forced to flee the country.

http://youtu.be/hW_-PGZaGEM

Video produced by Lee Wang and supported by The Fledgling Fund.

Persecution against individuals considered “emo,” homosexual or anything outside traditional culture, has increased dramatically. The Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project works directly with those most at risk in Iraq to help them relocate and secure their safety.

http://www.refugeerights.org