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Beit Sahour Lights a Candle for the Establishment of a Palestinian State 12/25/2010
Christmas Day in Beit Sahour, Palestine is conducted by a procession in support of the Palestinian resistance.
The third and final day of the West Bank, Palestinian town of Beit Sahour's Shepherd's Nights Festival was ended with a candlelit procession to "light a candle for the establishment of the Palestinian State". The event was organized by the Palestinian Center for Reproachment Between People (PCR) and the Joint Advocacy Initiative (JAI), a program of the East Jerusalem and Shepherd's Field YMCAs.
Shepherds' Nights Festival 2010 in Beit Sahour, West Bank, 12/23/10
Shepherds' Nights Festival in Beit Sahour, West Bank, Palestine 12/23/10: video
The bands and boy & girl scouts were followed by the audience, bearing lit candles.
Music was provided to the marchers by DJ Hazboun & Sound System.