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Rasha, 7, plays in the yard in front of the two-room apartment that her grandparents, uncles and aunts live in, in the Hashmi Al Shemali area of Amman. Rahs?a father did some work for the British during the war and received death threats. Other family members have also been affected by persecution, rape, gun shot wounds, and other types of physical abuse. The children are unable to attend school. There are 19 family members living together. They are Sabian Mandaean, a minority group in Iraq who have suffered extreme cases of persecution. Hashmi Al Shemali area of Amman, Jordan. April, 2007

Rasha, 7, plays in the yard in front of the two-room apartment that her grandparents, uncles and aunts live in, in the Hashmi Al Shemali area of Amman. Rahs?a father did some work for the British during the war and received death threats. Other family members have also been affected by persecution, rape, gun shot wounds, and other types of physical abuse. The children are unable to attend school. There are 19 family members living together. They are Sabian Mandaean, a minority group in Iraq...
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