A old, broken affiche of Issa adorns a boutique window in the Christian Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City.(Louie Lazar)
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As the fable goes, Issa Kassissieh was built-in in the Judean Hills, the son of a stonemason. His ancestors lived on a attenuated artery central Jerusalem’s age-old belted city, and although abstraction bean had been the barter of his ancestors, at age 9, in 1987, Issa accomplished he had addition calling. He accomplished his ability on a bandage