West Bank: Obama arrives at Nativity Church in Bethlehem

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 22, 2013 14:26

US President Barack Obama arrived in the West Bank town of Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity on Friday afternoon, following a meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

The Church of the Nativity is where Christians believe Jesus was born, and Obama's visit is seen as a message of solidarity to dwindling Christian communities in a turbulent region.


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