The heartbreaking scenes of desperation among Ukrainian refugees bring back painful memories for Nieda Abbas. “When I see the children and the mothers leaving and on the streets, it’s exactly what we went through,” she told NBC Connecticut’s Heidi Voight. Abbas is an Iraq war refugee. The owner of three restaurants in Baghdad, her businesses were bombed, forcing her...
Havenly in New Haven is providing opportunity for refugees and immigrants and helping women rebuild their lives.