A SAD GOODBYE TO SYRIA
A Syrian refugee in Lebanon recounts her escape from her homeland after suffering a grave injury. Em Abed* is a 42-year-old Syrian refugee living in Akkar, Lebanon. She comes from Al Qusseir, a Syrian city that has witnessed heavy battles since the beginning of the crisis. She was a farmer back in Syria. From her new “home” in Lebanon, she recalls her journey in an ambulance through the war-torn landscape.