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Loury, 17, takes a nap during Ramadan while she was fasting on the floor in her parents' bedroom. Loury and her family fled Aleppo in 2012. In Istanbul her family relies on her salary to live more comfortably. When she first arrived in Istanbul she was working in a factory that manufactures clothes with her dad. She now works in retail at clothing stores in a mall, where she is translating for Arabic and Kurdish speaking customers to Turkish. She earns about 1500 Turkish Lira a month. She taught herself Turkish and is now working on improving her English. Her brother Jan is now studying in a Turkish school.

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Loury, 17, takes a nap during Ramadan while she was fasting on the floor in her parents' bedroom. Loury and her family fled Aleppo in 2012. In Istanbul her family relies on her salary to live more comfortably. When she first arrived in Istanbul she was working in a factory that manufactures clothes with her dad. She now works in retail at clothing stores in a mall, where she is translating for Arabic and Kurdish speaking customers to Turkish. She earns about 1500 Turkish Lira a month. She taught herself Turkish and is now working on improving her English. Her brother Jan is now studying in a Turkish school.