It's Christmas in Bethlehem, in the West Bank, Palestine, the birth place of Jesus Christ. What better way than to celebrate this occasion than by sharing photographs and reactions of netizens to this event, celebrated by billions worldwide.
Israeli journalist Joseph Dana was in Bethlehem to see the lighting of the Christmas tree and shares this photograph:
Lauren Bohn offers a closer image of the tree, from the same celebration:
And Maath Musleh shares pictures of the lit up streets of Bethlehem, in preparation for Christmas:
Ahmed Aggour posts this photograph of the tree during the day:
And Daniel Aqleh posts this video on YouTube of the ceremony to light the tree, which included a fireworks display: