Bou Saab: Schools will close April 24 marking Armenian genocide commemoration

APRIL 20, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Education and Higher Education Elias Bou Saab announced that public and private schools will close on Friday, April 24, 2015, marking the first centenary of the Armenian Genocide.

Minister Bou Saab’s announcement came on Monday during the unveiling ceremony of the memorial statue of the Armenian Genocide in Fanar.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON