Interview with Iraqi refugees who moved to the remote town of Ísafjörður

Anwar Alsadon from Iraq came as a refugee to Ísafjörður, in the West Fjords of Iceland recently with her sons, Sultan and Qmar.  Their new home is very different to their former home but they are thankful and happy. 

"At first we were scared, going to an unknown country. But when we arrived at the airport, thanks to god, our fears disappeared." 

Anwar and Sultan were paid a visit to their new home by mbl.is. 

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