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Alek Wek On Her Journey From Refugee To Supermodel Published: July 11, 2014

South Sudan is a dangerous place, especially for children today, Huffington Post reports.

When South Sudanese supermodel Alek Wek visited HuffPost Live, she talked about her very long and hard transition from refugee to a world-famous model, and the challenge of acclimating to her new environment.

"Psychologically it was really difficult."

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