Daily Archives: December 27, 2007

Walking With Fear In The Holiest Of Lands

On a crisp sunny day, Jerusalem's Latin Patriarch Michel Sabah was preparing for the Christmas Eve midnight mass that has been held every year for centuries in the holiest Christian site on earth - the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem, identified by Christians around the world as the site of the birthplace of Jesus.

Tape Allegedly Shows Egyptian Guards Helping Smugglers

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak flew to Egypt yesterday to present incriminating footage of Egyptian security forces helping Hamas smuggle items into the Gaza Strip.