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London erects replica of Bethlehem Separation Wall
Monday, December 30th, 2013

A replica of the eight-meter-high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem was erected in the courtyard of London's St. James's Church on Monday.

The installation, called The WALL, is part of Bethlehem Unwrapped, a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies that runs until Jan. 5.

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Members of the public write on a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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A replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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Members of the public write on a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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Members of the public view a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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Members of the public write on a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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Members of the public write on a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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Members of the public write on a replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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A replica section of the 8 metre high Separation Wall that surrounds Bethlehem, in the courtyard of St James's Church, Piccadilly on December 30, 2013 in London, England. The WALL installation forms part of 'Bethlehem Unwrapped', a festival of peaceful protest against Israel's anti-Palestinian policies which runs until January 5, 2014.

(Oli Scarff - Getty Images)
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