Tourism in Bethlehem booming as Christmas nears

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 06:25 GMT

Bethlehem is enjoying its busiest Christmas season on record, the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism said on Monday

Palestinians mark Orthodox Christmas amid boycott calls

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 - 06:37 GMT

Palestinians protesting church land sales to Israelis scuffled with Palestinian police in Bethlehem Saturday.

Behold the Christmas story - in a limestone cave

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 - 05:20 GMT

One of the world’s largest limestone caves, the Postojna Cave in western Slovenia, is a long way from a stable in Bethlehem.

Palestinian official denies firing any rockets at Israel

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 09:21 GMT

Israel responded to the alleged attack with raids killing four and injuring dozens.

Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces break out

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 08:06 GMT

Further Clashes between Palestinian citizens and Israeli forces broke out in Bethlehem on Saturday, according to a Palestinian news websites.

Palestinian injured in clashes with Israeli forces

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 10:30 GMT

A young Palestinian national was shot injured during clashes that erupted Tuesday in Tuqu' town in Bethlehem, West Bank.

Israeli forces wound young Palestinian in Bethlehem

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 10:00 GMT

A young Palestinian was wounded Sunday evening in clashes with Israeli occupation forces at the northern entrance of the Palestinian city of Bethlehem.

Al Jazeera defies Arabs by giving Muslim sites Hebrew names

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 - 04:00 GMT

Doha-based Al Jazeera used Jewish names to describe Bilal Ibn Rabah Mosque during its coverage of ongoing violations by Israel in Occupied Palestine.

32 Palestinians detained by Israeli forces in WB

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 12:54 GMT

Israeli occupation forces have arrested 32 Palestinians in different parts of the West Bank (WB)

Israeli forces kill young Palestinian in Bethlehem

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 10:04 GMT

A young Palestinian was killed, after he was shot by Israeli occupation forces in Dheisheh refugee camp in the city of Bethlehem, southern West Bank.

8 Palestinians injured in clashes with Israel in Bethlehem

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 - 11:06 GMT

Eight Palestinians including a paramedic were injured and a youth was arrested on Tuesday during clashes with Israeli forces in southern Bethlehem.

Palestinian artist to transform family home to cultural hub

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 - 10:13 GMT

Palestinian artist Emily Jacir initiated a crowd funding project to create a visionary, artist-run hub of art.

Palestinians’ reactions on Trump’s visit

Wed, 24 May 2017 - 06:29 GMT

Palestinian activists called for a "Day of Rage" in conjunction with President Donald Trump’s visit to Palestine on Tuesday.