[Update] The sister of a 5-year-old girl being treated for a life-threatening case of leukemia has been granted a temporary visa to try and save her sister’s life. “This gives her hope for life,” says Mariam Habib of the AFSC who had formally applied for humanitarian parole for the little girl.
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