A Syrian woman’s remarkable story is not exceptional

A Syrian woman’s remarkable story is not exceptional

Robin Yassin-Kassab – National – Wednesday, 15 January 2014 (originally published 13 Jan) Our car turns through the crowded alleyways of single-story breezeblock houses; it is foggy with coal smoke on this icy morning. This is the poorest quarter of Reyhanli, a Turkish town just across the Syrian border, and it’s crammed with Syrian refugees. […]