"I am afraid they will kill me too."
Clymer suggested that Islam is a more tolerant religion to the LGBT community than Christianity.
His comments were in contrast to refugees such as Rep. Ilhan Omar who continually espouses hateful rhetoric against Americans.
Just a few weeks ago Zarifa Ghafari claimed she was optimistic for the future of her country.
According to the State Department, the Iraqi government fails to identify, arrest, or prosecute people who attack LGBTs.
Homosexuality among men is considered one of the most heinous crimes under sharia law.
Masih Alinejad is not the first journalist to be targeted by the Iranian regime.
In 2013, Qatar agreed to introduce “tests” in hopes of keeping LGBT individuals from entering the country.