Tag Archives: Omar and Saad

AN UPDATE ON OMAR AND SAAD

July 28, 2017

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Omar and Saad Al Kassab were originally profiled on Banyule 100 early in 2016. You can read their story here. So much has happened since that original email so we thought it was time for an update. Omar and Saad ¬†are brothers from Homs, the third largest city in Syria. According to Omar, they come […]

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BANYULE 100 – OMAR AND SAAD

February 20, 2016

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Omar and Saad are not just Syrian Refugees. They are also not just numbers, statistics or policy dilemmas. Saad is quick to laugh with an infectious cheeky grin. He is warm, polite and wickedly intelligent. When Omar is speaking, he becomes animated with enthusiasm and eagerly asks for my opinions. When I ask both a […]

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