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Syrian refugees in Cyprus struggling to rebuild lives torn by war (Kareem Chehayeb, Al Jazeera)

Mustafa*, his wife and their four children felt a sense of relief last summer as they entered a condominium overlooking the shimmering Mediterranean Sea.

After 10 years of hardship, during which they first fled Syria’s brutal war and then Lebanon’s relentless economic crisis, the family arrived in Cyprus a year ago in the hope of having a stable, dignified life.

Syrian refugees in Cyprus struggling to rebuild lives torn by war | Features | Al Jazeera