7 year-old, Bana Alabed of Aleppo has gained world-wide attention once again as she tweets to US President Donald Trump on Wednesday. “Think of the refugees and children of Syria” she states, as a call to Trump to reconsider his ban of entrance to Syrians.
Bana Alabed requests help from US President Donald Trump
Bana Alabed, a 7 year-old girl from Aleppo, took to Twitter with an account of the strife of Syrian children and the ongoing war around her–pleading for help internationally. The new video calls on US President Donald Trump to think of the refugees and children in Syria.”
“Mr. Trump, have you ever had no food, no water, for 24 hours?” states Alabed in video this week. “Just think of the refugees and the children of Syria.”
— Bana Alabed (@AlabedBana) February 1, 2017
Alabed gained international attention in lieu of her tweets depicting the unbearable, war-torn life in Aleppo along with her mother Fatima. According to reports by several aid organizations, Bana’s situation improved when she was rescued from the bombed-out ruins of the city and was taken to a secure area.
Personal Twitter account of Bana Alabed/Channel 2 News