A woman has to be ‘stronger than a lion’ to cross the Mediterranean

From finding love in a smugglers’ den to risking all for a new life, these are the stories of women crossing the sea., Mediterranean Sea – On the open sea, thousands of kilometres from land, on a flimsy blue wooden boat, 21-year-old Linda* from Daraa, Syria, didn’t care if she lived or died. She and 125 other refugees had left the Libyan coastal city of Sabratha in the dark of night, and her only goal was to get her sick mother to safety – away from the war back home, away from the,2024-03-02 08:33:00,Read More