A Jewish/Palestinian couple have been turned away from the Ashrok Medical Centre in the West Bank, because they did not have Private Medical Insurance and because the Partner, Joseph could not prove Jewish paternity.
The couple refused to be interviewed by Reuters.
Three visiting Harvard Theologists gave them money for accommodation, however because of the festivities all the hotels are full.
A number of Arab and Jewish workers are assisting with food, light and electricity. The stable can be found by GPS if you know the correct Star.
The mother , Mary , is comfortable , and says , " don't worry, I will be OK "
A name has been chosen for the baby.