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Flip Flops, Basrah, Iraq

Jim Lommasson
Jim Lommasson / What We Carried

Mujtaba Ashour:

I am Mujtaba 15 years old, I bought these shoes from Al-Ashar in Basrah 5 years ago. I could not believe that I will travel to USA one day and these shoes will accompany me, and will take part in the exhibition around USA, as if I knew that these shoes will a visa to freedom. Your Friend, – Mujtaba Ashour, Detroit 9/2015