June 20th every year is World’s Refugee Day. A day set aside to commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of Refugees forced out of their homes as a result of violence. More importantly we celebrate those who even from these unfortunate situation, emerge victors.
Meet Mari “DJ Stiletto” Malek, a beautiful South-Sudanese refugee turned DJ and mode, on her BBC story on the journey from South Sudan to the US.
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20 JUN: How a refugee from South Sudan became a supermodel – and now uses her influence to help children affected by war. Mari Malek came to the US as a child, and has succeeded at the top level of fashion despite severe setbacks in her early life. #War #Sudan # South Sudan #Refugees #Model # Supermodel #Children #Fashion #US #BBCShorts #BBCNews @bbcnews
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