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From Aleppo to Melilla: Raed's story

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 07:14

Raed had been a mathematics student in Aleppo, until the conflict made studying at the university impossible. He fled to Turkey, with hopes of continuing on to Europe and completing his education.We met Raed in the Spanish enclave Melilla, on the northern coast of Africa, where he is waiting in an overcrowded transit camp.After two years of living in Turkey he can now see Europe, just across the Mediterranean sea. He is waiting for his paperwork, then he will be put on a ferry and sent to Spain to start his new life.

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From Aleppo to Melilla: Raed's story

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 07:14