Ibrahim al-Hussein carries Olympic torch
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Syrian refugee carries Olympic flame through Athens camp

A Syrian refugee who was a sportsman before losing part of his leg in a bombing has carried the Olympic flame through an Athens refugee camp.

Ibrahim al-Hussein, who has been given asylum in Greece, bore the torch through Eleonas camp.

He sent a message to all refugees to "go out there and work for their dream".

  • 26 Apr 2016
  • From the section Europe
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