Point FM Sport, sportsNews — August 1, 2016 at 8:02 pm — Updated: August 1, 2016 at 8:02 pm

From Syria to the Olympics, refugee tells how she swam for her life

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LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Last year Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini had to swim for her life when her boat broke down as she tried to reach Europe; this month the teenager will be swimming in the Rio Olympics.

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