Her epic journey across a continent was coming to an end in northern Germany, thousands of miles from the war which has bled her country for longer than the young girl can remember.
But six-year-old Yasmine was still thinking of home in Deir al-Zor, the old city on the Euphrates River which winds through the deserts of eastern Syria.
"I was completely naked ... I felt like I was imprisoned by Bashar’s forces. There was no difference," he said.
Abeer, who dresses modestly and wears an Islamic headscarf, was also troubled. "For the first time in my life I had to take off my clothes in front of strangers," she said.
Finally they were on their way again, to Luebeck and a family reunion.