Salemu Alimasi, former refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo and our colleague and brother at Interfaith Ministries, joined members of Congress, refugees and faith leaders for the World Refugee Day Capitol Hill Press Conference calling for the renewal of American Leadership on refugee protection, held on Thursday, June 20 in the Kennedy Caucus Room, Russell Senate Office Building, in Washington, D.C. Salemu shared his story of escape from war torn DRC. He now works as a caseworker, helping other refugees make Houston their new home.