“They thought I didn’t survive the crossing by ship. The piece of paper with my parent’s number was the most important thing that I owned.”
“I got on board of a ship in Libya which had to bring us to Italy.
I couldn’t take anything with me except the clothes I was wearing and a tiny little piece of paper with the phone number of my family on it.
They told me to contact them soon after my arriving in Italy.”
“I survived together with about 200 others. Over 250 have drowned.
Months after my escape from Eritrea I found someone in Switzerland who could contact my family. “