Church Of Nativity Reopens In Bethlehem

The Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, which houses the spot where Christians believe Jesus was born, has reopened after nearly three months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. The reopening of one of Christianity’s most sacred shrines on Tuesday was part of an easing of restrictions across the occupied West Bank announced by the Palestinian Authority (PA). Mosques, shops, parks and restaurants will also gradually reopen. The Church of the Nativity was closed in early March ahead of the busy Easter holiday season that typically draws tens of…

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