Life as a Syrian farmer before war

Syrian Kurd Fahmi Shahin describes how he and his community would scrape by with the crops they cultivated before being forced to leave their homes and live in a refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan.

Storyteller: Fahmi Shahin
Date of Story: 2010s
Location of Story: Baharka, Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Location: Baharka, Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Date: 14 May, 2016
Citizen Historian: Hakar Ismail