Syrian refugees settle in to U.S. after unsettling upheaval

By Julie Zauzmer, January 3, 2015

Khaled Smaisem’s nightmare began with a phone call — his own.Details of a private conversation the former Syrian journalist had with an interview subject were broadcast on state-run television. At once, Smaisem said he knew that his government, accused of brutally attacking anyone seen as a threat, now was targeting him. That week, he was charged as a terrorist, he said.Read full article >>