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    • shlomi
    • 04.04.10 | 09:10 (IDT)

    may i only add the mere fact that not everyone is allowed to enter the holy sepulchre or yet, the old city of jerusalem itself due to the thousands of police situated at the gates of jerusalem - dismissing pilgrims and worshippers from freely committing their freedom of worship. only those that have permits, (and may i question HOW they gain these permits) are allowed in. So let us not be too naive in believing this notion of 'freedom of worship' in Israel amongst all religions whilst Jews enter in and out of Lion's gate and otherwise without ANY limit or restrictions.

    from the article: Thousands celebrate Easter Week's holy fire ritual in Jerusalem
    First published 17:50 03.04.10 | Last updated 17:50 03.04.10
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