Middle East

Jesus baptism site to be cleared of land mines

An employee of the HALO Trust, a UK-based non-profit demining organization, uses a sweeper on-site at Qasr al-Yahud in the occupied West Bank near the Jordan river and the border with Jordan. AFP / MENAHEM KAHANA

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 30, 2018, on page 8.

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