Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Western Wall overnight Tuesday.
Putin arrived at the Old City at 1:30 am, saying that he did not want to miss out on visiting the two holy sites, which have a "special feeling."
'Special feeling.' Putin at Western Wall (Photo: Shalom Freund)
Putin prays at Western Wall (Photo: Shalom Freund)
This is the third visit of the Russian president to the Western Wall. His first visit was before he was elected president, and his second visit was in 2005, during Passover.
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