Christian Schools in Gaza Threatened with Closure by Hamas Law
Five Christian schools in Gaza will have to shut down if the Hamas leadership implements a new education law forcing gender-segregation of classrooms.
The director general of Latin Patriarchate Schools in Palestine and Israel told Britain‚Äôs Catholic Herald that two co-educational Catholic and three other Christian schools will most likely have to close because they don‚Äôt have the money to build separate facilities for boys and girls to comply with the new law.
‚ÄúThis will be a big problem. We hope they will not go through with it, but if they do, we will be in big trouble. We don‚Äôt have the space and we don‚Äôt have the money to divide our schools,‚ÄĚ Fr. Faysal Hijazin said....