BAPTISM IN RUINS OF ARAB VILLAGE DISRUPTED BY JEWISH NEIGHBORS

The church at al-Bassa, as pictured in 2008. Photo via Wikipedia commons.  Source: http://www.pravoslavie.ru/english/70389.htm © Pravoslavie.Ru

4/5/14 A baptism ceremony held in the ruins of the uprooted Arab village of al-Bassa on Sunday was disturbed by several residents of Shlomi, the Jewish town that was built over part of the village's lands. A photojournalist who was documenting the proceedings had his camera smashed in the ensuing altercation. The ceremony was being held ...