Young ambassadors promote understanding in Israel

SYLVIE BELMOND/Acorn Newspapers PEACE TALKS- Amri Shaffer and Rabia Eghbaria, both 15, learn that Arab and Jewish teenagers can coexist in harmony when they approach life with compassion rather fear. The boys and 18 other teens traveled from Haifa, Israel to attend Project TRIUMPH at American Jewish University in Simi Valley recently.

"I have proof that a great friendship between Arabs and Jews is possible," said Amri Shaffer, a Jewish teen who recently spent two weeks at ...

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