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Once upon a time, I had everything. Now I have nothing.

I'm from the Kingdom of Bahrain, and have been in Ireland since September of 2016.

Life got very tough for me in Bahrain. Bahrain has two communities - Shia and Sunnis. I belong to the Shia side.

During the Arab Spring in 2011, we came out to protest. We didn't want to be second class citizens any more. We decided to march for our rights. We were educated citizens, trying to make better changes …