a syrian teenager in istanbul takes refuge in her studies

Raghad Madakhane and her family fled Damascus after police stormed their home and arrested her father in 2012 for no apparent reason. In Turkey, her father works day and night in a health clinic to pay for her tuition. She attends a private school for Syrian refugees that charges $230 a year in tuition. She hopes to be a doctor like her father—and maybe she will be. Read the full story in Foreign Affairs. In collaboration with the Fuller Project for International Reporting.