CATHOLIC PATRIARCHS and bishops have sounded a warning that Lebanon risks losing its young people.
Economic and legal difficulties and social marginalisation are forcing young people to leave the country. the assembly of Lebanese Catholic patriarchs and bishops said.
The final document of the assembly said emigration by young people has reached alarming levels in recent years. The phenomenon could "empty the country of its youth,".
The assembly, which was held in Bkirki, headquarters of the Maronite patriarchate, brought together leaders from dioceses throughout the coun