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'I wanted to train as a vet', says Syrian refugee

It is estimated that as many as half a million Syrian refugee children in Turkey are not attending school.

In Istanbul, one who wants to reverse this trend is 16-year-old Hussain, who has to work 12 hours a day, six days a week in a sweatshop to support his family.

He tells the World Service's Destination Europe about his experience.

  • 30 Jun 2016
  • From the section Europe