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Lingering effects of trauma on Iraqi refugee survivors of torture

The New York Times has an insightful feature today on the lingering effects o ftorture on Iraqi refugees living in Amman, Jordan. It details the trauma that many Iraqi refugees continue to face, and the obstacles this presents in their daily lives and their struggle to move on. The Center for Victims of Torture, profiled in the article, refers many cases to IRAP ever year.