A Syrian Mother's Strength in Times of War

April 8, 2015 1:57 PM

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A Syrian Mother's Strength in Times of War

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In 2012, my children and I awoke to the sound of heavy clashes erupting outside of our home in Qudsaya, Syria. We could hear the sound of bullets and gunfire dangerously close to us. I was scared and on the verge of tears, but I refused to let my children see me cry. I thought that if I showed them ...

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