accepted as a refugee according to the Geneva Convention. In 1989 he completed a language and integration training in Modeling. In 1993 he obtained approval for his studies in Baghdad/Iraq as a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Arts, Vienna. In 1994 he became Austrian Citizen. On the night of 5/07/2005, while on a visit back to South Kurdistan, he died of a sudden heart attack in Sulaimanya.
Source:Site Kurdistan ART