Dima’s hopes to stay in Canada with her husband and kids has hit bureaucratic Wall.
Her husband Mohammed Al Rayyan is a Canadian citizen since 2002. Regardless of his job as a system engineer his wife a mother of three still faces deportation because of Bureaucratic dead-end. Dima Siam joined her husband in 2011 after the civil war began but his application was denied on the reason of him accepting social assistance from the government for 2-3 months. He has lived in Canada for 16 years and was able to work and support himself and his family.