Led by the Ministry of Tourism, the Ministry for social equality, the Galilee Development Authority, local councils and tourist centers in villages, Christmas winter celebrations will be held in various northern communities.
Syrian government forces drive a tank on a road during a military operation against the Islamic State (IS) group in the villages of Zarour and Khanaser, in the Aleppo governorate, on February 26, 2016. (AFP/GEORGES OURFALIAN)
Republican presidential candidates Rick Santorum, left, and Donald Trump, center, laugh as they listen to Mike Huckabee during a campaign event on the campus of Drake University Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)