We would be killed at the hospital

Freshta Raper remembers that in the wake of the chemical attacks on the Kurdistan Region, victims like her couldn’t go to the hospitals for fear of being killed. Instead, she found a smuggler who took her to Iran for treatment.

Storyteller: Freshta Raper

Date of Story: March, 1988
Location of Story: Kanito near Ranya, Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Location: Watford, UK
Date: 16 February, 2016