Disabled refugees to Metro Vancouver spend hours sitting on floor, immobile

Vancouver Sun | June 22, 2016, Written by Tara Carman

All day, almost every day, they pass the hours sitting on a white carpet on the laminate floor of a North Burnaby apartment, unable to move.

They are two sisters from Syria, Hoda and Maha Al-Sidawi, who are 24 and 23 respectively. Since about age 10, they have suffered from a neurological condition that makes their muscles extremely weak.

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Hoda and Maha Al-Sidawi sitting on floor of Vancouver apartment

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