Josef's home gets invaded in Berlin, and his father gets arrested and sent to a concentration camp. After 6 months his father gets released and gets granted permission to leave Germany if they will leave immediately, so they purchase passage on a ship to Cuba.
Isabel, who lives in Havana, witnesses a riot unfold. When she sees her father get beaten, she realizes that her family needs to leave Cuba.
Mahmoud (The kid with the only normal family) was doing homework when a missile tore a hole into his family's outer wall.