Mosaic of angel uncovered by Italian restoration workers at the Church of the Nativity
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Angel mosaic revealed at Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity

Italian restoration workers at the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem have been showing off a stunning mosaic of an angel that was previously hidden beneath plaster.

Tensions between different Christian denominations have long delayed urgently-needed repairs at the church.

But the Palestinian Authority brokered a deal between them enabling restoration work to start three years ago.

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