I want to thank the Danes, because they helped me

Abdo Kweider is 44 years old, from Damascus, Syria.

In 1988, when I was 14 years old I left my school, because my father got sick, and I started to work. I was the oldest of my siblings, so I helped my father. He was the owner of our family business Kweider Sweets that had existed since 1912.
I left Syria because of the war. It was dangerous for me and for my children to stay I Syria, and that was the reason I had to leave.

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Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: a million stories, denmark, syria, damascus, bakery, aarhus, refugee,

“Human rights are the biggest lie”

My name is Ayad, and is from Syria. I came to Sweden 2015. I am currently studying Swedish. The Employment Service does not help finding jobs. We want jobs that do not need Swedish. Sweden sells weapons to fighting parties in Syria. We die from these weapons. Human rights are the biggest lie.

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Dublin Core: Language: sv, eng Subject: asylum, refugees, A Million Stories, Sweden, Syria