Refugee who fled violence mourns daughter slain in Idaho

  • Bifituu Kadir remembers her only child, 3-year-old daughter Ruya Kadir, who was stabbed at her own birthday party along with others last Saturday when a man armed with a large knife attacked them, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Kadir is mourning her little girl, slain in the very community that was supposed to keep her safe. The International Rescue Committee is working with immigration services and government officials to try to get Bifituu’s husband to the U.S. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman via AP)

  • This undated photo provided by Recep Seran shows his daughter Ruya Kadir. The 3-year-old Idaho girl who was stabbed at her birthday party died Monday, July 2, 2018, two days after a man invaded the celebration and attacked nine people with a knife, authorities said. (Courtesy of Recep Seran via AP)

BOISE, Idaho — Little Ruya Kadir had sparkling eyes, a few basic belongings and not much else when she arrived in Boise, Idaho more than two years ago.