No pilgrims, just fury and frustration in the deserted town of Bethlehem

“There were no pilgrims this chill, rainy Christmas in the little West Bank town where Jesus Christ was born, no decorated tree, no foreign choirs carolling in Manger Square.” Eric Silver –No pilgrims, just fury and frustration in the deserted town of BethlehemIndependent) An extremely sad quote from a Bethlehem merchant: “The only people we make a living from these days are the journalists.”