Date of Interview
June 30, 2019
Atef was born and raised in Jdeidet Marjeyoun, a Christian town in South Lebanon. His parents, like many inhabitants of the town, held property in old Palestine before 1948 and were merchants. He was a teacher at the local school and was forced to flee the country due to the Lebanese Civil War. Atef is currently retired with his wife in upstate New York.
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Old Palestine, Lebanon, South Lebanon, Israeli Invasion, Education, Merchants, New York
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