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Our Beneficiary Aashah Hussien Awarded a Gold Medal in Muay Thai Tournament

Aashah Hussein Mahdi, a beneficiary of services provided by MUDEM-RSC Ordu Sustainable Living Center, funded by the European Union, has won a gold medal in Muay Thai championship organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. Having been involved in sports since his childhood in Iraq and benefiting from MUDEM-RSC’s services in Turkey, Aashah has overcome the social cohesion obstacles and had the opportunity for Muay Thai training. Working very hard with ambition and determination, Aashah managed to step forward among his peers. Having won the first place in this tournament, Aashah has become entitled to compete in the country-wide championship to take place in Samsun. Aashah’s objective is becoming the champion of Turkey. As a ninth-grader in Ordu, Aashah’s dream is to become a physical education teacher.