After spending years apart, a San Diego family was reunited late Thursday Abdirah-man Ahmad Adam has been separated from his family for the past six years. The Somali refugee has been working as a translator and mechanic in Saudi Arabia and waiting for his chance to come to the United States. His family was granted asylum four years ago. One of his daughters is a nano-technology engineer. The other is a student at UC San Diego. They were at Lindbergh Field Thursday night to welcome their father to the United States for the first time.