Direct action on tear gas weapons, Bethlehem, West Bank, 2.12.2013 Photographer: Ryan Rodrick Beiler

A child holds a spent tear gas cartridge labeled "Made in U.S.A." as Bethlehem-area activists hang U.S.-made crowd control weapons used by the Israeli military in nearby Aida Refugee Camp on trees decorated for Christmas in Bethlehem's Manger Square, West Bank, December 2, 2013. The decorations in Manger Square and the Christmas season celebrations in Bethlehem are partly funded by USAID. Activists aimed to raise awareness among the many tourists visiting Bethlehem during the holiday season that U.S. military aid provides many of the weapons used by Israeli forces against the Palestinian people.

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