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  • Pam Parsons
  • USA for UNHCR

Would you leave everything behind if it meant saving your family's lives?

USA for UNHCR

Oumi is a widow, a refugee and the mother of four young children. She shared the story of her family's tragic flight from Sudan's tumultuous Blue Nile state to a refugee camp in South Sudan.

"I left my home because of the war and the fighting. We left everything behind when we ran away," she says.

"All I thought about was reaching a safe place. If we had not com here, we would have died."

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