Refugees from Syria and Nazi Germany, 80 years apart, share their stories in heartbreaking video

If you like many Americans only get your news from President Donald Trump’s Twitter feed, you’ll come to believe that all Syrian refugees are terrorists.

A new video released by UNICEF challenges that obscene assertion. In it, an 80-year-old man discusses his traumatizing experience as a child refugee escaping Nazi Germany. A Syrian boy, himself a refugee, then recounts his own story.

Their stories end with the same heartbreaking quote.

“I am alive. I am one of the lucky ones.”

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