11 take oath Thursday to be American


Eleven people became U.S. citizens Thursday in a naturalization ceremony before Judge Mark A. Belinky of Mahoning County Probate Court.

The new citizens, their hometowns and countries of origin are: Ernestine Marshall, Boardman, Sierra Leone; Lung Thi Nguyen, Youngstown, Vietnam; Xuyen Kin Nguyen, North Lima, Vietnam; Jai Verbal, Boardman, Iran; Mary Viteri Murillo, Boardman, Ecuador; Ali Daood Minwer Alabadi, Boardman, Jordan; Balbir Kaur, Canfield, India; Madhavi Tushar Shah, Boardman, India; Joannis Konstantinos Velonis, Campbell, Greece; Sabah Ali Husseinen, Boardman, Egypt; and Karma Rafiq Ramez Alhaddad, Mineral Ridge, Jordan.

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