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VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Meets Syrian Refugees on Jordan Trip

The Story of These Syrian Refugees and Cate Blanchett Amazes Us

When Cate Blanchett became a UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, she probably anticipated hearing many touching stories. But we bet the actress didn't expect this one from an inspirational Syrian woman.

The refugee spoke to the actress on a recent trip to Jordan where she's trying to make her life work away from her troubled home country.

Like us, the 46-year-old was surprised to learn how to complete her degree, the lady went through extraordinary efforts while eight months pregnant.

The mother-to-be walked an long 80 minutes each day just to reach a bus where she would ride for only 10 minutes.

Watch the video clip, to see Cate's reaction to this incredibly strong-minded woman and her other findings on the trip.

Image Source: YouTube user UNHCR
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