YEREVAN, MAY 19, ARMENPRESS: Armenian community in Syria also suffered from the latest events taking place in the country. The rebels did not cease their riots and lately have captured Armenian ‘’Isahakyan’’ school.
Nazaret Elmadjyan , representative of Armenian community informed Armenpress that the school belongs to Armenian Apostolic Church in Homs, which in its turn is under the support of the Primacy of Armenian Apostolic Church in Damascus.
Armenian school located in Hamida district, is mostly inhabited by Arab Christians. After the events the fighters fled to Hamida and currently Armenian ‘’ Isahakyan’’ school and church after the burglary serve a kind of hospital, hotel for the rebels.
Until now, Syrian Army has not intruded there; the fighters are still in residential areas.