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Muslim MK Ayman Odeh puts up Christmas tree in Knesset

“Christmas is part of the culture of people born in this country,” Odeh said.

16/12/2021

KKL-KNF spreads holiday cheer to Christians across Israel

KKL-JNF distributed Christmas trees to organizations across Israel on Tuesday.

Palestinians light Christmas tree in Manger Square outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem,

Police arrest three culprits who burned down Christmas trees in Sakhnin

Joint List leader Ayman Odeh condemned the incident, calling it a "despicable act that attacks the Charismas spirit an the spirit of unity in the Arab society" in Israel.

A yolka tree in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia (Yelena VereshchakaTASS via Getty Images)

For former Soviet Union Jews, NYE always involves a Christmas-style tree

“But we’re Jewish, so why do we have a Christmas tree?” I recall thinking.

By ASHLEY ZLATOPOLSKY/JTA
30/12/2020
A CHRISTMAS TREE stands at Mar Elias Church for the Christmas-Suta festival

Christmas comes early for some Israeli residents

Those looking to grab some Christmas cheer should be aware that only those Christians with Old City residency are eligible to receive a tree.

Uproar in Ashdod as mayor attacks mall for Christmas tree display

On Monday, a few days after the placement of the tree, a menorah was added to the display.

Boxer Amir Khan

Muslim boxer threatened after posting photo with Christmas tree

One respondent wrote that he wants to kill the Muslim athlete and his family for betraying his faith.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
24/12/2017
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