“I never thought that my life would be upside down in such a way,” said one Syrian woman now a refugee in Turkey. “As a family, we were healthy and happy in Syria.”
The 55 year old is a mother of 4 children.
“I keep reflecting continuously on the moments when this hellish situation started in my country,” she said. “I have cancer now. Is it by chance that I am sick at this moment? I’m so concerned about how I can support my children. They’re facing very hard days.”