We hope that Shatila will be our refugee. Because we believe blood is thicker than water. We know we will living among fellow Palestinian refugees. And we are convinced that we won’t feel like strangers.
Reham arrives with her family from Syria in Shatila. She is ‘ba’id ‘an’ al-Watan’ – far from her home. But like inside the big bag where there is a small bag embroidered with the word “Watan” or “home country,’ Reham may live in Shatila but she carries her Watan inside her heart.