Posted by | July 30, 2011 08:43 | Filed under: Top Stories

Eman al-Obeidy, who accused the Libyan government of gang-raping her in March, in now in the United States.

After spending 54 days in a U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees facility in Romania, Obeidy arrived in New York late Wednesday night, then boarded a flight to the destination where she will reside.

She told CNN she is excited and happy to be in the United States, and passed her thanks to the U.S. government and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, adding that she hopes to meet her someday.

Al-Obeidy has been granted asylum in the United States.

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