Closer Look: Refugees Reflect On Coming To Georgia

From left, Pasupati Regmi, Aimee Zangandou and Soleen Karim are all former refugees who have resettled here in Georgia.
From left, Pasupati Regmi, Aimee Zangandou and Soleen Karim are all former refugees who have resettled here in Georgia.
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Tuesday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Rose and Jim give a news brief on the Election Day in the 6th Congressional District race between Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff.
  • 1:28: As part of World Refugee Day we hear the stories of Aimee Zangandou from Rwanda, Pasupati Regmi from Bhutan and Soleen Karim from Pakistan, three former refugees who have resettled in Georgia.
  • 20:41: Jim speaks to Google Travel expert, LaToya Drake, about the top 4th of July destinations.
  • 29:34: Amplio Recruiting is a staffing firm that sources 100 percent of its talent from the refugee workforce. We learn more from the Atlanta based firm’s business development director, Luke Keller, and Najib Zahedi, a refugee who found work through the company. 

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