Tragic Story of Aylan Kurdi

Tragic Stories of Aylan Kurdi

Tragic Stories of Aylan Kurdi

Here is a little story of Aylan Kurdi:

The refugee crisis really heartbreaking when the boy who was three years old, Aylan Kurdi, could not survive in the open sea and drowned. The discovery of his body instantly makes the whole world shocked.

Imagine, how does such a small boy was suffering the unbearable because there is no need to attempt to survive with efforts across the vast ocean. They tried to traverse a number of areas that are very far away from his home region, the former Yugoslavia fractions, Macedonia, to Greece. The last time they were in town Gevgelija, Macedonia.

As stated by The Independent, photographs which showed Syrian refugees struggle was very draining tears. They are still very young to know savagery carried out a number of adults in the stronghold of Assad and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

They kill anyone, so when the children in a number of countries can play. In the Middle East, children who lose this affection had to flee abroad to escape.

The atmosphere is very touching occurred when the father of Aylan seemed to bury the body of his beloved son, Friday (09/04/2015). In addition to losing Aylan Kurdi, his father also lost Galip Kurdi and his wife, Rihan.

Travel between Gevgelija-Presevo is only part of the journey they had to go. Who are not strong, can be killed and drowned. They struggled to cross the Balkan corridor, which could take them to Turkey, then pass through Greece, Macedonia, and Serbia to reach Hungary, the gate to enter the European Union.

Refugees on Boat

Refugees Survivors

Some have criticized the appearance of photographs of Aylan Kurdi on the front page of the world’s mass media, but much more support because of the photographs and humanitarian tragedy experienced by Aylan Kurdi expected to touch the feelings of anyone who witnessed it, so that a war that raged can be terminated immediately.

While in Kobani, no beach, just bombs continue to explode. It is very alarming to witness the casualties that keeps tumbling, countless blood and tears that are spilled.

Europe is a continent where there are a number of countries intended by Aylan and family. After traveling hundreds of kilometers away via Turkey, it was time for Aylan to cross the Aegean Sea to Greece, Kos, which is two miles away.

Thousands of other souls also do the same crossings with the same risk, however the severity of the trip must be passed by the refugees.

With only wearing a glowing red shirt and shorts, it was time for Aylan and at least 20 other people to leave the coast by using two boats from Akyarlar.

But fate would, eventually the vessel sank due to overloading in which 12 souls join drowned, including five children. Aylan and his brother Galip (5), and their mother, Rihan (35) never set foot in Europe.

Their bodies were found on the beach Bodrum, they drowned in the sea. Aylan body appointed by members of the Turkish police with wounds in the abdomen of the child, really very sad story.



refugee is an exile who escape from their hometown for safety


survive means continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)


drowned is killed by submerging in water


shocked is struck with fear, dread, or consternation


suffering  means feelings of mental or physical pain


unbearable means incapable of being put up with


attempt means make an effort


effort has to do with how much work you’re putting into something


traverse means to travel across an extended area


stated means declared as fact


struggle is an energetic attempt to achieve something


savagery means the trait of extreme cruelty


stronghold is a building or other structure that is safe from attack


affection is the positive feeling you may have or express for other people or things


flee means run away quickly


seemed means to give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect


journey is the act of traveling from one place to another


humanitarian means marked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare


witness is a close observer; someone who looks at something


raged is a feeling of intense anger


casualty used often for someone killed or injured


tumbling means fall down, as if collapsing


spilled means flow, run or fall out and become lost


severity used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather


fate is your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)


vessel is a craft designed for water transportation


appointed means selected for a job


wound is a serious injury, especially a deep cut through the skin


abdomen is the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

(Visited 599 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

By English Kid Zone