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Canadian Winters: Saudi Arabia and Ahmad Alsaadi

canadian winters: I love it so far! said Ahmad Alsaadi, according to CBC. The 22-year-old came to Canada two months ago and he's warming up to Canadian winters. Most have only been in the country for a few weeks, and some remain separated from their families overseas. I grew up in Saudi Arabia and it's like a desert and so hot so it's totally different for me here. Aizick Grimman/CBC Alsaadi arrived in Toronto on his own, but speaks with his family almost daily, which helps keep him from feeling homesick. Ahmad Alsaadi from Saudi Arabia is experiencing snow for the first time. ( As reported in the news.