Tahreer is a young woman from Rafah city in Gaza Strip. She is engaged and preparing for her wedding in a few months. Tahreer's fiance is a Palestinian National Authority employee. Tahreer took out a loan from FATEN in order to help her fiance prepare for the wedding. She will use the $700 loan to purchase bedroom furniture.
Tahreer's father appears in the picture here as she is a religious woman.
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