Accessibility links

Breaking News

Video Archive

Desperate Honeymoon -- Syrian Newlyweds On The Road To Europe


Desperate Honeymoon -- Syrian Newlyweds On The Road To Europe
please wait
Embed

No media source currently available

0:00 0:17:42 0:00

A month after getting married, Sayid and Amira sold all their possessions in the Syrian capital, Damascus, and set off on a perilous journey toward a new life in the European Union. RFE/RL's Ray Furlong traveled with them along the so-called “Balkan Route” taken by hundreds of thousands of desperate people from Syria and other strife-torn countries. This is the story of Europe's biggest refugee crisis since World War II, told through the eyes of one young couple.

XS
SM
MD
LG