Sameiha is a 38-year-old wife and mother of two daughters and two sons. Sameiha's husband and oldest son, who appears in the picture instead of his conservative mother, work in the grocery store the family owns.
Sameiha took out a loan from FATEN to prepare the other half of the store to be used for more goods and grocery items for sale.
Sameiha's daughters and sons are school students.
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