5-year-old Omran’s feet hardly touch the edge of the chair as he was sitting alone in the ambulance. A year ago Syrian kid Omran got injured in the bombing and was rescued. He sat alone with no expressions and unaware of the blood that was dripping from his forehead.
Photographers snapped him to attention. His pic went viral all over the Internet. Millions of people around the world saw his pic and video that reflect the helpless situation of the kid.
It was evident from the pic how war affects the life of the innocent people. Omran is not the only kid who has to undergo all of this. He is a living proof of the helplessness faced by people because of wars.
He is not the only kid but one of the many kids who have to face the consequences of a war. The video forced people around the world and Syrians to wonder how children have suffered all those long 5 years of war.
While Omran survived the injuries, his 10 year old brother died of wounds that he got in the same attack. He was died because of the attack by either Syrian or Russian airstrike.
An Aleppo doctor who treated Omran said, “Omran was afraid and astonished. He didn’t cry at all, like you see him in the video. His face was- blood and dust covered all his face. Omran was a 5 years old boy, last night, brought to our hospital after airstrike to Qaterji neighbourhood.”
He further added,”Yesterday after we treat him, he was in a good condition. He discharged to his family and relatives. We have had millions of sad stories because the war continues to kill thousands of innocent people. “
Now he is safe at his home in Aleppo with his father
Happy and healthy
Time heals everything
Omran’s suffering story is just one of the many similar innocent kids’ story whose life totally change after a war hit their country.