Originally Posted by ines
Bluebelle, can you tell us more about Rym's mother? Is she famous in Croatia? What's her name and what is she doing?
I have no idea who she is.. i searched for rym in our online newspapers even in some women magazine that feature few royal pages every week and there's no mention of her.
I wonder how her parents met?
I know a documentary aired few years ago here (during Iraq war)about Croatian women who married Arab men and were currently living in Iraq.I know there are some married in Syria and in countries like that.
Those men from Arab countries usually studied /went to college here in former Yugoslavia,even Jordanians did and that's how they usually met.The reason they studied here is because we were all part of a Non-Aligned Movement.
Non-Aligned Movement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
BRAHIMI: Oh, I'm a mix. I am half Algerian and half Croatian and I have a bit of other blood here and there. I have a grandmother that's Armenian. So it's...
I have some new info...it seems Rym's mother is half Croatian and half Armenian.
Salah Brahimi, who was born in Egypt in 1965, has an ascendency which includes a mother of Croatian origin and a grandmother of Armenian origin (and who was married to grandfather Milan Bacic, a former Commander of the Royal Military Court of King Peter of Yugoslavia).
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Salah is Rym's brother.
It is possible that Jalilah has dominant genes from her great-grandfather, yeah that would be weird but it could be
it is so weird that they have such personal details on wiki,someone from the family must have put it up.The last user which edited wiki page was sbrahimi,so it must've been him.