Bethlehem celebrates Christmas

Celebration a boon for Palestinian craftsmen whose businesses rely on annual pilgrimage to occupied West Bank city.

    Thousands of people have gathered to celebrate Christmas in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem, the site where Christians believe Jesus was born.

    The special celebration is a boon for Palestinian craftsmen whose businesses rely on the annual pilgrimage.     

    Al Jazeera's Jane Ferguson reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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