Almaze traveled by boat from Aleppo in war-torn Syria to Turkey. The crossing was difficult, the seas rough. She lost all her money, but held fast to the fact that her daughter was ahead in Europe. In spite of everything, she made it.
Almaze is 83 years old
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Contaminated Water Kills Hundreds of Children
Four-year-old Christian Joy was sick. Neither she nor her parents knew it, but the water she drank and washed with was the probable cause of her illness. Unfiltered water carries disease and contaminants, and kills nearly a thousand children around the world every single day. She made it to the hospital, but died there from preventable illness.
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