Refugees across Europe come together for a friendly basketball tournament

A group of refugees in Paris came together for a basketball friendly match.The game part of an annual meet for Burundian refugees who fled conflict in their East African home country. Burundian refugee club “Intwari-Ishaka” organised the game which attracted fans from across Europe to cheer for their favourite team. These refugees have been finding ways of coming together and for the past 1 and a half years they have chosen to engage in a friendly basketball tournament. Despite living in exile, the group is using this sport to foster unity and peace

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