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Palestinian Teens Scale Mt. Kilimanjaro to Raise Awareness

World  (tags: Palestinian teens, kilimanjaro, awareness, injured children, Palestine, terrorism, strength, courage )

- 1586 days ago -
"I am attempting this because
 I want to raise funds for the PCRF," Yasmeen says. "They helped me, now it's my turn to help them." Reflecting her determination and courage Mutussam adds, "I want to be the first to carry the flag of my homeland

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Sam H (410)
Tuesday January 21, 2014, 9:38 pm
Very inspiring! Thanks Jess!

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 4:56 am
Good for them, may these actions bring peace to this region, as the situation is escalating again. Thanks Jess and thanks Abdessalam for forwarding.

Sheryl G (360)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 5:18 am
Wonderful. I have great hope with the up and coming young people, those 12 years and into their mid twenties. I have been reading a lot of stories on their courage, their ability to speak truth to power, their conception of how things are all out of whack.

My good thoughts are with them, they will need to do better than the generations ahead of them did. I'm afraid too many feel asleep at the switch and allowed much sadness to enter the lives of too many everywhere. It is with great hope that these young people will change the Vision of their futures.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 7:24 am
Great article. Thx, Jess.

Angelika R (143)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 7:59 am
Blessings be and more power to and with them!! thanks Jess, wonderful post!

jay way (11)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 8:27 am
Great news, well done - - -

Evelyn B (62)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 10:18 am
Thanks so much for flagging this, Jess!
So important to share how these kids are dealing with injuries and turning things round to make good come from what they have suffered. What happens to those who are injured is something that seldom reaches the public eye.
The PCRF video (embedded in the article) also gives food for thought ..

Wednesday January 22, 2014, 2:22 pm
Wonderful news, I wish them well. Thanks Jess

Abo r (107)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 3:54 pm
Wonderful . Thanks Jess
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