Christmas in Bethlehem: Trump’s Jerusalem shift looms large

  • AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi

    Tourists walk in Manger Square outside the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem, Tuesday. In Jesus’s traditional birthplace, sellers of holiday trinkets, roadside vendors and a leading hotelier say the protests that erupted after the U.S. President’s provocative recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital have hurt their holiday business.

BETHLEHEM, West Bank — President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital looms large in Christmas festivities this year in the traditional birthplace of Jesus.

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