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Syrian Man: Arab Emirates and Canada I

syrian man: He dreams of someday soon coming to Canada, according to Toronto Star. I've stopped counting the days, the 36-year-old Syrian man said, because it's useless. He sleeps until an announcement wakes him. Kontar is stranded in Malaysia left by immigration officials from at least three countries and in legal limbo with no money, no visas, and few possessions. In January 2017, Kontar was ordered deported from the United Arab Emirates after his work permit expired. Article Continued Below Here's how he got here. ( As reported in the news.