Selma and Mirza
When Selma and her family arrived in the States, both children spent several weeks in hospital undergoing extensive surgery. Selma went on to graduate from Pace University in New York City with a degree in psychology. In November 2009 Selma invited Sally to attend her wedding in New York. This would be their first meeting since the evacuation in 1993.
Selma age 10
Selma and Mirza prior to the evacuation.
This is a clip taken from a documentary directed and produced by David Cohen. When Sally met Selma is the story of a wedding, a war and a very unlikely reunion. The film is available through TVF International.
Selma and Lenis - The Bride and Groom
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