ISRAELI SOLDIERS TRY TO STOP EUROPEAN YOUTH AT BETHLEHEM CHECKPOINT.
Israeli soldiers try to stop a European youth during a protest against
the closure of the Bethlehem checkpoint December 25, 2001. The Israeli
army checkpoint on the outskirts of the town where Jesus was born
marked more than just the usual line between Israeli-controlled
territory and Palestinian-run Bethlehem on Tuesday. REUTERS/Magnus