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Refugee Tale Links Syrians to Their Greek Host

As he tends to the flowers outside his home, a strangers’ home, Ammar Othman is reminded of the small garden he cultivated back in Syria, before he and his family fled the war. “We used to have jasmine, and I love to smell it as I walk through Athens”, he says, smiling at the thought of his old house in al-Bab, Aleppo province, now occupied by Islamic State. After months spent in Greek refugee camps, Ammar, his wife Naheed, and their three children finally have a space to call...

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