As young girls they fled two different countries. In L.A. they found a friendship without borders

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The girls were from different worlds when they met in seventh grade, at Stauffer Middle School in Downey​​​, but they had two things in common.

They were both immigrants, one from El Salvador and the other from Egypt, and neither of them spoke much English.

Katerin had, at 11 years old, made a…