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Yusra Mardini: Syrian Girl who Swam to Freedom Sheds Light on Horror of Refugee Crisis in Book

posted on: Apr 8, 2018


Autobiography tells story of how she helped save fellow refugees stranded on dinghy before inspiring the world at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Yusra Mardini, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, speaks to the media at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland on April 27, 2017. Martial Trezzini / EPA Photo