Christmas tree lit in Bethlehem marking beginning of celebrations

Palestine

Published: 2019-12-01 10:01

Last Updated: 2019-12-01 12:13


Christmas tree lit in Bethlehem marking beginning of celebrations
Christmas tree lit in Bethlehem marking beginning of celebrations
Roya News Source

Palestinian Prime Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh lit on Saturday, November 30, 2019, the Christmas tree in the Manger Square outside of the Church of the Nativity, in the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, marking the start of Christmas celebrations.

Thousands of people, including officials, tourists and Palestinians, attended the ceremony, which included fireworks and music.