A Viral Video Helped This Afghan Refugee Find A New Home in Lithuania

It’s a story full of hope among a sea of despair, one involving one of Europe’s smallest yet proudest countries. With thousands of refugees currently awaiting their fate at the periphery of Europe’s borders, hoping to reach Germany, the United Kingdom or Sweden, at least one man was setting his sights on the Baltic nation of Lithuania. Last week, American journalist Josh Friedman of the Freeman Post took a trip to the Greece-Macedonian border to interview refugees and collect stories of those stuck there. It was outside Idomeni, Greece that he met an Afghan refugee named Basir Yousofy, who had […]