Journalist | Author A GREEK TRAGEDY (Astra House, 2024)
PRI'S THE WORLD
A SYRIAN FAMILY SEARCHES FOR HOME IN SMALL-TOWN GERMANY
When I met Ali Daas and his family in May of last year in a refugee camp in Greece, they had been without a home since early 2015. After ISIS invaded their hometown of Palmyra, Syria, they escaped to Turkey, then came in a boat to Greece. Since then they’d lived in a series of temporary apartments and several refugee camps...
(Photo by Peter Hessenland/PRI)
Every encounter with the Other is an enigma, an unknown quantity — I would even say a mystery.