Ahmad al-Rashid @ 5×15

This video was first published on 5×15 website – The original post can be accessed Here    https://vimeo.com/201923545   ”Ahmad al-Rashid was born in Aleppo, Syria. He studied English language and literature before fleeing the country to the Kurdistan region of Iraq. There, Ahmad taught English in the Syrian refugee camps then joined the UN […]

FROM ALEPPO TO LONDON – THE JOURNEY OF A THREE LIONS SUPPORTER – THE FA

  I  was one of 14 Syrians the FA invited to watch the England v Nigeria game at Wembley, accompanied by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). Football has always been a big part of my life – growing up in Syria, as a refugee in the region and now in the UK. To me, […]