ATTA, ASMA, IBRAHIM, MOHAMMAD
CITY OF ORIGIN: HOMS
LENGTH OF DISPLACEMENT: 10 MONTHS
STATUS: EXTREME POVERTY, DISABLED PARENT, CHILD LABOR
OUR FAMILY: ATTA (15), MOHAMMAD (12), ASMA (10), IBRAHIM (9)
We left our home in Syria to escape insurgent groups and the heavy bombardment of our city. Our current situation is very tough; our father suffers from a neurological disease as well as a leg injury. Our brother, Mohammad has been out of school for one year. He works in a furniture shop where he makes very little. Our entire family is dependent on Mohammad's salary. Since Karam visited our home last month, Mohammad is very excited to go back to school. He will begin 7th grade this year.
UPDATE - SEPTEMBER 2016: "This summer we visited our uncle. We are really excited to go back to school because we missed our friends! We all want to return to learning and to be first in our class. I really hope we are able to do it! Asma is going to make some new friends to play with. We will all miss the summer because we got to play a lot but Atta is really looking forward for classes."
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