Santa Clause in Gaza (18 images)

Santa Clause continues to grow in popularity among Palestinian children.
Updated: Dec. 17, 2012 at 2:18 PM
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A Palestinian child wearing a Santa Claus costume outside the Latin Church in Gaza City as Palestinian Christians attend Sunday mass led by the head of the Roman Catholic Church in the Holy Land, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fuad Twal, ahead of Christmas, in Gaza, on December 16, 2012. Christmas Celebrations are underway in Bethlehem as thousands of pilgrims are expected to flock to the biblical town for Christmas.. UPI/Ismael Mohamad
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