'I Lost My Mind': Teenage Girl Tells HuffPost UK How Syrian Soldiers Slaughtered Her Family

Pro-government forces shot Aiysha's mother, father and brother - but traumatised girl escaped with her life.

The war in Syria has produced many harrowing tales of bloodshed and loss – but few are more heartbreaking than that of Aiysha’s.

Her entire family – father, mother and brother - were gunned down in a raid on her home by Syrian army soldiers.

Despite Aiysha being only eight years old, Assad’s troops shot her too - but, unlike her loved ones, the schoolgirl survived.  

The 14-year-old opened up to HuffPost UK about a trauma from which she may...
source: The Huffington Post

2017-12-16 22:09
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