Palestinian boys wave Islamic flags on top of the Church of the Nativity before a funeral for a Palestinian militant in the West Bank city of Bethlehem April 3, 2006. Israeli soldiers had arrived at the house of the gunman, a member of al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, in the village of Beit Sahur, near Bethlehem and called for him to surrender. A gun battle broke out between them and troops shot him dead, witnesses said. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
Sure, it may not be Iwo Jima or the Moon. But Christians might want to pay attention to these things. Israel is not the one threatening Christian holy places.