Monthly Archives: June 2012

Bethlehem celebrates Church of the Nativity recognition by UNESCO

Palestinians celebrate UNESCO win (updated) 29/06/2012 23:52 “BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian officials applauded the UN cultural agency Friday after UNESCO voted to accept a revered Christian holy place onto its list of world heritage sites. At a news conference outside … Continue reading

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The barrier and Battir, UNESCO and the Olympics

Friends of Bethlehem News updates from Bethlehem West Bank barrier threatens villagers’ way of life, 10 May 2012 UNESCO mulls first Palestinian site for Heritage list, 4 June 2012 Gaza Paralympian: Nothing is impossible, 6 June 2012 For a view … Continue reading

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