Separated by travel ban, Iranian families reunite at border library

An Iranian family reunites at the Haskell Free Library and Opera House, which straddles the U.S.-Canada border in Stanstead, Quebec and in Derby Line, Vermont, U.S., November 3, 2018. REUTERS/Yeganeh Torbati

DERBY LINE, VERMONT/STANSTEAD, QUEBEC (Reuters) – During the six-hour drive from New York City to a tiny town in northern Vermont, Iranian student Shirin Estahbanati cried at the thought of seeing her father for the first time in nearly three years. Since then, he had suffered a heart attack, and she hadn’t dared leave America […]

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