Palestinian Christians can visit family in Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 22, 2005 06:31

In honor of Christmas, the IDF has eased restrictions and Palestinian Christians will be allowed to visit family in Israel until the end of the week. Open access has also been facilitated between the Gaza Strip and West Bank and Bethlehem. Israeli Arabs and tourists will be allowed into Bethlehem, and some 30,000 people are expected to celebrate Christmas there, Israel Radio reported.


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