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Middle East

Morgan Freeman searches for ‘The Story of God’ in Israel

The third season of his National Geographic show is filming in Bethlehem, Megiddo and Jerusalem.

Jesus’ baptismal site cleared of landmines

Pilgrims at this year's Theophany celebrations find abandoned churches now opening up.

The lasting impact of the Crusades on Jerusalem

The Crusaders' influence is long removed from Jerusalem, but some of their architecture still stands.

Famine could engulf Yemen, says UN humanitarian chief

War blocking much aided need, support systems collapsing

Jewish husband and wife to be first married couple knighted by the Vatican

The founders of the Pave the Way Foundation have sought to improve relations between religions

What is “the hand of Fatima”?

A widespread amulet or charm that many use as a lucky charm or accessory without fully understanding its meaning.

Archaeologists find first chemical evidence of beer in ancient world

Finding in northern Iraq adds to pictorial and written records.

Tomb of the prophet Nahum saved from dilapidation

It's a miracle that this ancient building is still standing.

Exclusive Photos: Pope Francis’ war for peace in the Middle East

"On behalf of the little ones, the simple ones, the wounded, and all those on whose side God stands, let us beg, 'Let there be peace!'”

Palestine needs water

The causes are political and hydrological, but the consequences for people's lives are tremendous

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