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Fleeing from your family: Fatima’s story

11-year-old Fatima awoke one night to the sound of deafening explosions in her village in Somalia. Violence and crime from the ongoing civil war in her country was spreading. Fearing for her life... Read More
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Mohammad’s Story

Mohammad was only five years old when the Somali Civil War drove his parents away, forcing young Mohammad to live out the rest of his childhood without knowing his own mom and dad. He was taken in... Read More
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Suzanne’s story

When Suzanne was just a girl, armed militias displaced her family from their home in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. As a teenager, she witnessed her father’s murder and was forcibly married... Read More
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John’s Story

John came to the Asylum Access office in Dar Es Salaam with a unique request. He wanted us to keep his savings. After escaping from a brutal civil war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, he lived... Read More