Before metting in person, Avery Mills and Omar Albakkur were planning to get married.
And they did, but the big shockthat after they got married and Avery returned home, she was planning to come right back and live with Omar in Syria while he finishes school and they work to get him a spousal Visa.
Naturally, those watching the TLC series felt some kind of way about Avery’s seemingly flippant decision to just move to Omar. Many think she’s lost her mind. Others have blamed Avery’s willingness to live in Syria on her immaturity.
Now, Omar is weighing in on Syria and what it’s really like living where he does. He also defends Avery to those who keep calling her immature.