‘People in Syria know their situation,’ says Rev. Nadim Nassar.
By Gavin Drake
A SYRIAN PRIEST has launched an innovative educational programme that is helping to turn young Syrian adolescents away from their feelings of hopelessness, despair and anger, and into Ambassadors for Peace – who then help to teach younger generations of Syrians.
The programme began last year in Lattakia [known biblically as Laodicea], a town on Syria’s Mediterranean coast, and has now expanded to Iraq. There is also talk