Fouad Kérabee checked his status online almost every day to verify if he is now French citizens. When he spotted his name in a list of people whose applications got the green light this summer, it capped a long journey for the 33-year-old oncologist.
“I had worked during the crisis when there was a need for doctors, when there was a lot of fear of covid,” said the Lebanese-born doctor. We didn’t have much information about the virus. It was impossible to develop a vaccine. It was a difficult time, but it was our duty to keep doing our jobs.”