The Eritrean Children Who Cross Borders and Deserts Alone
Yobieli is Eritrean. In August 2016 he fled his home, crossing borders and the desert on foot, unaccompanied by any adult relative or caretaker, only to arrive at a neon-lit apartment in the rundown outskirts of Cairo, Egypt.
IRIN, 27 July 2017
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