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A Syrian man who has been trapped in an airport for two months explains how he survives day-to-day
Business Insider5/9/2018 3:11:31 AM

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  • Hassan al-Kontar has been stranded at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 since March 7.
  • Al-Kontar finds himself there after years of struggling to seek a better life abroad as a Syrian citizen.
  • The Syrian asylum seeker now documents his daily struggles on Twitter, and has learned to adapt to life stuck in transit.
  • Al-Kontar hopes his story will shed light on the modern-day plight of Syrian refugees around the world. 


Hassan al-Kontar has been stranded at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) since March 7.

"When you are stuck in the airport you face two kinds of problems in my situation," al-Kontar told Business Insider. "One problem is creating a daily routine. But the main problem is how to get yourself out."

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