This week I had cataract surgery on my right eye. Although the surgery went well, it made me realize how fragile we all are. I am lucky; I had family and friends to help me during my recovery, and I could rest in the comfort of my home. I can't imagine how I would have felt if, during this vulnerable moment, the government ordered me to leave my home, my support system, my medical team, and my country.
Meet Alex and Yulia.
Yulia moved to Israel after marrying an Israeli, and together they had a son, Alex (whose name has been changed here for privacy reasons). Alex is now almost 5 years... Read More