“I like cooking”

My name is Mustafa and I’m 32 years old. I started my journey from Syria to Turkey and then to Chios. My family stayed in Turkey because we did not have enough money to travel all together. I had two kids but unfortunately, the one died 15 days after his birth. Yesterday, the 26th of February my wife gave birth to a boy. Continue reading ““I like cooking””

Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Syria, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories, Latakia

The sun

Fatun from Syria drew how she feels living in Greece, after the discussion we had about the school and her new friends. Continue reading “The sun”

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Greece

Huda from Syria drew how she feels living in Greece, after the discussion we had about the school and her new friends. Continue reading “Greece”

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“I want to give them the best, if possible”

My name is Nour and I am 25 years old. I did not study and I did not go to school. Now, I am 5 months pregnant, but I had some issues before my pregnancy. Even now, I have a difficult pregnancy. I went to the doctors here, they helped me and they sent me to a hospital outside the Camp (Refugee center of Skaramagas). Continue reading ““I want to give them the best, if possible””

Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Syria, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories, Aleppo

Everything was fine but…

Hello! I am Mohammed. I am 36 years old and I was working as a carpenter back home. I have been in Greece for six months now. When I was living in Syria I had everything. Everything was fine but then we had been exploited. Particularly, my boss did not care if I was hurt and he fired me from the work immediately. If we had to go to the doctor, we had to pay a lot. Continue reading “Everything was fine but…”

Dublin Core: Language: en Subject: Greece, Syria, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories, Aleppo

“I learned Greek in the prison’s school”

I am Ahmad, Palestinian born in Syria. I am 22 years old and I was living in Hamma. Me and my mum went from Syria to Turkey in March 2016. At first, we went to Idlib illegal. From there to Istanbul and then to Izmir where we met the smuggler and travelled by boat to Mitilini. Continue reading ““I learned Greek in the prison’s school””

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“I want to finish my studies”

My name is Mosab, I am 23 years old and I was living in Homs, Syria. It has been five months now that I live in Greece. I left Syria because of the war. I also had to join the army but I did not want to. I would like to go to Germany, my brother and some cousins stay there. Continue reading ““I want to finish my studies””

Dublin Core: Language: bah Subject: Greece, Syria, Homs, refugee, Asylum, A Million Stories, Germany