My name is Ali and I’m 17 years old. I’m from Afghanistan and I’m a refugee in Sweden. First of all, let me start by telling you why people flee from their home countries. One of the reasons may be that some people lack human rights. In Afghanistan, there was a war that lasted for several years. The war became worse during the summer, so that’s why I left my family at the age of 13. Continue reading ““We risked our lives to come here””Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: asylum, refugees, A Million Stories, Sweden
My name is Farhad, I’m 18 years old and I come from Afghanistan.
I had a very difficult life in Iran, because I did not have a residence permit there. When I was 14 I was quite tall and the police had there Eyes on me. I was’nt alowed to attend school and I could not play with other children.
My name is Mansour and I’m 19 years old from Afghanistan.
Even when I was 10 years old, I felt like I was a little different compared to other children, but I dared not tell my family. I discovered that this issue was also forbidden in Iran. I could not stay there either, so I had to flee from Sweden to seek asylum.
My name is Hassan from Afghanistan. When I lived in Afghanistan with my family, my dad had a problem with a party called “Vahdati”. He had to hide somewhere.Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: asylum, refugees, A Million Stories, Sweden
Asra is almost 3 years old and she came to Greece with her parents and her brother. Drawing and reading are her favourite activities. She can speak a little bit of English with her mother and a little bit of Greek with her father. Continue reading “Asra”Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Afghnaistan, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories
Hello!! I am Somia from Afghanistan. I am married and I have two children. I have been in Greece for two years now. Continue reading ““I feel that I finally own my life””Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Afghanistan, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories
Mariam is 14 years old. She was born in Iran by Afghan parents. Below, you can read her own written story. She has learned to write and speak a little bit of English. She also goes to a Greek school near the Refugee Camp of Skaramagas, in which she stays with her parents.Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Afghanistan, Iran, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories
Mostafa is four years old and was born in Iran by Afghan parents. The photo shows how happy he is that he learned to write his name in Greek. He also told us that he can count the numbers from one to ten in Greek.
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