Dianna's Story


My parents are from Iraq.

My grandparents are from Iraq and Armenia.

Map of Iraq (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Map of Iraq

Immigrating to the United States was a long, hard journey for us that was made possible only because of money. We went from Iraq when I was younger than a month old. We went to Jordan and then to Greece.

We came to America because it is the land of freedom and opportunity.

Dianna, California