Mourning a child

In honor of International Peace Day this week, bereaved Israeli and Palestinian parents wrote letters to the children they lost due to the conflict/ These parents are left with memories, the empty rooms of lost children, and a drive to make sure that no one else suffers the same loss and pain.

Rami Elhanan wrote to his daughter Smadar You can read more about Rami and his friend Bassam Aramin, who also lost a child, here.

Bushra Awad wrote to her son Mahmoud

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Posted on

April 1, 2022

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