The walled Christmas Tree at the Bethlehem Separation Barrier (photo
by Gisela Cardozo)
The walled Christmas Tree at the Bethlehem Separation Barrier (photo by Gisela Cardozo)

I just wanted to share some Christmas pictures and impressions from the occupied Palestinian territories with you. So this time only pictures and not too much text.

Jerusalem is full of religious lunatics... and Santa Clause, who is dancing on the walls of the Old City.
Jerusalem is full of religious lunatics... and Santa Clause, who is dancing on the walls of the Old City.

No Christmas in Palestine without Arafat! (Bethlehem - Manger Square)
No Christmas in Palestine without Arafat! (Bethlehem - Manger Square)

For some reasons the Palestinian Christians picked up the bad taste of the US-Americans if it comes to Christmas decorations. (Bethlehem - Manger Square)
For some reasons the Palestinian Christians picked up the bad taste of the US-Americans if it comes to Christmas decorations. (Bethlehem - Manger Square)

Kids in Bethlehem
Kids in Bethlehem

The Palestinian version of a Christmas
market
The Palestinian version of a Christmas market

Do not miss the
sweets!
Do not miss the sweets!

... neither the spices!
... neither the spices!

And finally we even went to church!
And finally we even went to church!

And met the Pope!?!
And met the Pope!?!

Merry Christmas to you all!

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