My Destiny Brought Me Here

An Iraqi refugee rebuilds his life in Texas after surviving a suicide bombing

Illustrations by Matthew Morales
Illustrated by Matthew Morales
Illustrated by Matthew Morales

“He likes to make jokes to make people around laugh. When you visit him in the morning after surgery, he has a sense of humor. And [people] were surprised how this young man with this misery can laugh.”

Illustrated by Matthew Morales

“I need to go to a country who believes in me — as a person, as human.”

Illustrated by Matthew Morales

“I think I know how to help others with similar experiences — that is my new dream.”

Illustrated by Matthew Morales

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Medical aid org working globally to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe. http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org