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Janet Jackson visits Palestine’s West Bank as UNICEF envoy

An area of Palestine's West Bank.
An area of Palestine’s West Bank. Image by Montecruz Foto / CC BY-SA 2.0

Singer Janet Jackson has been in the West Bank over the past weekend, acting as an ambassador for children’s charity UNICEF. She tweeted a photo of herself with a group of students from Yatta High School, south of Hebron, saying: “Peace. Yatta High School, West Bank with @UN” and posted other snaps of the region. Read more: haaretz.com