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U2's Bono visits West Bank

April 11, 2012 2:41 P.M. (Updated: April 24, 2012 11:00 A.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Irish rock star Bono paid a surprise visit to the West Bank on Tuesday, onlookers said.

In Bethlehem, the U2 frontman was seen visiting the Nativity Church , a center in Aida refugee camp and touring Israel's separation wall which surrounds the city.

He later visited Wadi al-Qyilt, a valley near Jericho, onlookers said.

The renowned singer and charity campaigner was accompanied by his family and a bodyguard. Palestinian tour guide Wisam Salsa was seen with the group.

On Monday, the singer was spotted in a restaurant in Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, the Israeli press reported.

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