Bethlehem, in the southern West Bank, is well-known as the birthplace of Jesus.  The city is now encircled by the separation wall. The wall has suffocated the city’s economy, which relies heavily on tourism. Still, the Church of the Nativity remains a Christian pilgrimage site that continues to draw tourists from around the world each year.
       
     
 Jamela Majdoud
       
     
 Salwa Mousa
       
     
 Amina Ebreak
       
     
 Sanaa' Al-Khateeb and Hanaa' Al-Khateeb, twins, 3rd year at uni studying biology and medical tech as a minor
       
     
 Osama Uwad
       
     
 Mahmoud Jaber, 12 and Anas Saber, 11
       
     
 Sami Khamis
       
     
 Rana Salman, religious tour guide
       
     
 Layla Hasasna and Jawaher Odeh
       
     
 Radwan Al Qurna 
       
     
 Samir Alfakeh, Adel El-Bisher, Mohammed abu Alan (from left to right; all physics teachers)
       
     
 Yousif Dertis, student
       
     
 Atef Al-Laham, student
       
     
 Ayman Zahde (butcher), Mahmoud Zahde (butcher)
       
     
 Bethlehem, in the southern West Bank, is well-known as the birthplace of Jesus.  The city is now encircled by the separation wall. The wall has suffocated the city’s economy, which relies heavily on tourism. Still, the Church of the Nativity remains a Christian pilgrimage site that continues to draw tourists from around the world each year.
       
     

Bethlehem, in the southern West Bank, is well-known as the birthplace of Jesus.  The city is now encircled by the separation wall. The wall has suffocated the city’s economy, which relies heavily on tourism. Still, the Church of the Nativity remains a Christian pilgrimage site that continues to draw tourists from around the world each year.

 Jamela Majdoud
       
     

Jamela Majdoud

 Salwa Mousa
       
     

Salwa Mousa

 Amina Ebreak
       
     

Amina Ebreak

 Sanaa' Al-Khateeb and Hanaa' Al-Khateeb, twins, 3rd year at uni studying biology and medical tech as a minor
       
     

Sanaa' Al-Khateeb and Hanaa' Al-Khateeb, twins, 3rd year at uni studying biology and medical tech as a minor

 Osama Uwad
       
     

Osama Uwad

 Mahmoud Jaber, 12 and Anas Saber, 11
       
     

Mahmoud Jaber, 12 and Anas Saber, 11

 Sami Khamis
       
     

Sami Khamis

 Rana Salman, religious tour guide
       
     

Rana Salman, religious tour guide

 Layla Hasasna and Jawaher Odeh
       
     

Layla Hasasna and Jawaher Odeh

 Radwan Al Qurna 
       
     

Radwan Al Qurna 

 Samir Alfakeh, Adel El-Bisher, Mohammed abu Alan (from left to right; all physics teachers)
       
     

Samir Alfakeh, Adel El-Bisher, Mohammed abu Alan (from left to right; all physics teachers)

 Yousif Dertis, student
       
     

Yousif Dertis, student

 Atef Al-Laham, student
       
     

Atef Al-Laham, student

 Ayman Zahde (butcher), Mahmoud Zahde (butcher)
       
     

Ayman Zahde (butcher), Mahmoud Zahde (butcher)