This Emotional Visa Ad Celebrates a Refugee Olympic Swimmer's Heroic Act

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Olympic swimmer Yusra Mardini's journey to Rio began in the treacherous waters of the Mediterranean Sea as she escaped the harrowing violence of the Syrian war. In 2015, she helped swim her boat to safety, pulling 17 fellow refugees behind her.

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