‘I’m so fortunate’: B.C. man’s kids arrive at YVR after fleeing Gaza – BC

A B.C. man has lastly been reunited together with his two kids who have been trapped in Gaza.

After shedding contact together with his kids in the course of the battle between Israel and Hamas, Mohammad Fayad’s kids arrived in Vancouver Thursday.

The joyful reunion befell at Vancouver Worldwide Airport.

“I’m so fortunate…. That is like being reborn,” Fayad informed International Information.

“No phrases to explain how joyful I’m.”

Fayad’s kids lived within the center space of Gaza and he stated that even earlier than Hamas’s assault on Israel, their scenario was not good. That they had no entry to high school or any formal training.

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B.C. man fearful for teenagers trapped in Gaza

Fayed fled Gaza in 2013 and was pressured to depart his kids behind within the care of their uncle. When he grew to become a Canadian everlasting resident he started the method of getting his kids’s paperwork so as and the battle sped up his urgency.

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The youngsters, 14 and 12, have been transported to Cairo after which flew via Frankfurt, touchdown at YVR Thursday accompanied by their uncle, who left his circle of relatives behind in Gaza.

Fayad was allowed into the Canada Border Companies Company screening space to reunite with the kids behind closed doorways and when the trio stepped out into their new dwelling, the expertise was laborious to grasp.

“They’re so excited to me …very joyful to satisfy once more,” Fayad stated. “I’m so excited as nicely.”

The Canadian authorities stated about 350 folks with connections to Canada have left Gaza.

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