Vatican Criticizes Israel for Imposing 'Unjust' Conditions

VATICAN CITY, April 3 The Vatican today raised its profile on the
escalating crisis in the Middle East by sharply criticizing Israel for
imposing "unjust and humiliating conditions" on the Palestine people and
by condemning all acts of terrorism. With Bethlehem under Israel military
occupation, the Vatican also called on the two sides to respect holy places.