Tourism hit hard by political situation in Bethlehem

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Christmas celebrations are under way in Bethlehem, but tourism dollars are down because of political tensions and ongoing Israeli-Palestinian violence.

CCTV America’s Stephanie Freid reports on how the usually festive Palestinian town south of Jerusalem is taking a financial hit.

Tourism hit hard by political situation in Bethlehem

Christmas celebrations are under way in Bethlehem, but tourism dollars are down because of political tensions and ongoing Israeli-Palestinian violence. CCTV America's Stephanie Freid reports on how the usually festive Palestinian town south of Jerusalem is taking a financial hit.