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November 28 2016: Ein Syrer heilt sein Kriegstrauma mit modernem Tanz

Die Welt / WeltN24, November 28 2015 Auf seiner Flucht nach Deutschland entdeckt der Syrer Omar den modernen Tanz. Seine neue Leidenschaft hilft ihm, den Krieg in seiner Heimat zu verarbeiten. Einige seiner Freunde finden das albern. Omar Meslem Ikrose sitzt in einem Café in Osnabrück und trinkt Kiba. Mit Hunderttausenden seiner Landsleute teilt der… Continue reading November 28 2016: Ein Syrer heilt sein Kriegstrauma mit modernem Tanz

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June 7 2015:They fled to Scotland… now refugees fear IS will target their families

The Sunday Herald, June 7 2015 Three refugees share their stories and their fears after escaping to Scotland. Alaa's story The so-called Islamic State caliphate is thousands of miles from Scotland. But for Syrian-born Alaa Alkhalef, 25, who lives in Glasgow, the terrorist group is never far from her mind. Alkhalef's brother Ali was just… Continue reading June 7 2015:They fled to Scotland… now refugees fear IS will target their families

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March 11 2015: Joy as Syrian family are reunited to start new life

The Evening Times, March 11 2015 A family torn apart by war in Syria are starting a new life after being reunited in Glasgow. Mona Hussain's husband and four children feared they would never see each other again after being split up when their lives were turned upside down by the conflict in the Middle… Continue reading March 11 2015: Joy as Syrian family are reunited to start new life

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November 9 2014: My brother was murdered when he refused to join Islamic State

The Sunday Herald, November 9 2014 A Syrian refugee whose teenage brother refused to join Islamic State found out he was captured, tortured and murdered by the terror group when photographs of his body were posted on Facebook. Alaa Alkhalef, who fled to ­Scotland from war-ravaged Syria nearly two years ago, was distraught when she… Continue reading November 9 2014: My brother was murdered when he refused to join Islamic State