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April 2015: U.S. restarts refugee program for Iraqis after Obama's year-long ban

Where were the protesters? April 2015: U.S. restarts refugee program for Iraqis after Obama's year-long ban | 24 April 2015 | A special U.S. refugee program for Iraqis is back up and running this month after being largely suspended almost a year ago due to growing insecurity in the Arab country, POLITICO has learned. But the backlog is huge: At least 57,000 Iraqis have applied for a chance to resettle in America...Last June, as Islamic State militants gained territory in Iraq, the U.S. pulled out staffers in Baghdad who were interviewing the applicants.