Syrian refugee family flees with their beloved kitten

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A refugee family fleeing Syria managed to bring their beloved kitten with them as they made it safely to Lesbos, Greece.

Activist and Roar Magaine contributor Tamara posted the touching photo of the family, seen above, at Twitter Thursday, writing: “This Syrian family brought their beloved cat to Greece.”

The man seen cuddling the kitten in the photos told volunteers helping refugees that kitty’s name is Zaytouna.

Tamara added: “Today we helped these #RefugeesGr as they reached the shore in a state of shock: crying, shaking & kneeling to pray.”



3 thoughts on “Syrian refugee family flees with their beloved kitten”

  1. This is truly beautiful!!! Thank you much for caring and thinking about the furkids that will be at a loss without their parents. I fear so much for them.

  2. Blessings for this family and their kitten. Sending purrs and prayers to all of the animals that were left behind. May you find safety somehow.

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