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Spirits Uplift in Iraq School for the Blind as Aid Arrives

By Mohammed Jamjoom © CNN, Baghdad, Iraq — Kids in school rarely smile so much, or sing so loudly. But at Baghdad’s Al-Noor School for the Blind, there was reason to celebrate, as much-needed Braille learning materials from the U.S. had finally arrived. It was the second batch of supplies donated from the Perkins School for the Blind since CNN’s Kyra Phillips first visited and profiled the Al-Noor School last year. Because getting this aid from the US to Iraq isn’t easy, Perkins partnered with International Relief & Development for the special delivery…. READ ARTICLE