Mohamad, 24 years old, from Afghanistan
My name is Mohamad and I’m 24 years old. I am from Afghanistan and have lived in Sweden for two years.Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: asylum, refugees, Sweden, A Million Stories
My name is Mohammed and comes from the city of Mosul from Iraq. Life in Iraq was good. There were difficulties, but we lived as usual. I went to school there and I studied in college. But then ISIS came into town and I had to flee.Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: asylum, refugees, Sweden, A Million Stories
My name is Yalda and I’m 29 years old. I was born in Iran, but my parents are from Afghanistan. 2 years ago I came to Sweden.
Iran is my country of birth. I was born in Mashad, a city bordering Afghanistan. But I do not know anything about Afghanistan because I’ve never been there.Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: asylum, refugees, Sweden, A Million Stories
We lived a very normal life before the war, with our daily routines. I worked as a teacher at the University of Aleppo. When the war began, I continued to work as usual until the situation in the country became even worse. I began to be afraid. My daughter’s school was across the street, but I was afraid to send her away.Dublin Core: Language: swe Subject: refugees, asylum, Sweden, A Million Stories