Photo of Rio Grande drowning evokes painful memories for aunt of Syrian refugee Alan Kurdi

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WARNING: This post contains content some viewers may find disturbing. Discretion is advised.The heart-wrenching image of a drowned Central American migrant and his 23-month-old daughter in the Rio Grande this week has sparked an outcry around the world.For Coquitlam resident Tima Kurdi, it brings back painful memories of another haunting image: that of Tima’s two-year-old nephew Alan Kurdi.“Yesterday I saw this image and all of a sudden it really broke my heart,” she said. “Ican’t even describe the pain of what I saw in that image. It just reminded me of my nephew Alan.”WARNING: Photo of drowned migrants in Rio GrandeSlide

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